JOIN Volunteer Swap at the 41st BMW Berlin Marathon
Teams from JOIN members in Austria, England, Poland, a total of 39 volunteers, supported German Johanniter volunteers in providing first aid coverage on both days of this international event with a total of 390 volunteers. The exchange was organised by the JOIN Volunteer Swap programme.
As in previous years, in 2014 St John volunteers from Austria supported their German colleagues from Johanniter-Unfall-Hilfe in Nürnberg again in providing first aid and medical services at Rock im Park festival, a renowned music festival with over 100.000 visitors.
JOIN Volunteer Swap at the Virgin Money London Marathon
With the help of 1,200 St John Ambulance volunteers, thousands of runners suffering from minor injuries and medical problems were able to cross the finish line at the Virgin Money London Marathon on 13 April. The team of first aiders, doctors, nurses and paramedics, involving also volunteers from...