Stormy Stan at Hartlepool RNLI fundraiser
A fundraising day held at the Hartlepool Marina Way ASDA store by the Hartlepool RNLI Enterprise branch raised £386.00 for the local RNLI station.
ASDA Community Champion Jackie Carroll said "We are delighted the fundraisers had a great day and are very proud of Hartlepool RNLI and its team of volunteers".
Key facts about the RNLI
The RNLI charity saves lives at sea. Its volunteers provide a 24-hour search and rescue service around the United Kingdom and Republic of Ireland coasts. The RNLI operates 238 lifeboat stations in the UK and Ireland and more than 240 lifeguard units on beaches around the UK and Channel Islands. The RNLI is independent of Coastguard and government and depends on voluntary donations and legacies to maintain its rescue service. Since the RNLI was founded in 1824, its lifeboat crews and lifeguards have saved over 142,700 lives.
Learn more about the RNLI
Contacting the RNLI - public enquiries