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STARS News Release

STARS Rock the Hangar Social

May 31, 2016

Winnipeg, MB – STARS air ambulance is hosting a social for up to 800 partiers in Red River College’s aircraft hangar this Sat. June 4th from 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. at 2280 Saskatchewan Ave. Tickets are still available but limited and can be found at stars.ca, on Eventbrite or by calling 204 786 4647. Please see the attached poster and newsletter for more information.

Event details:

• $10 tickets, live band (Tyler Del Pino band), mechanical bull, and back-up helicopter on display.
• Plan to raise $50,000 for a pediatric human patient simulator for STARS to train hospital and EMS staff, plus internal ongoing training.
• STARS facilitated mobile human patient simulation training to over 900 medical staff in Manitoba in 2015 with an adult and baby simulator.
• STARS pilots and medical staff will be attending, plus invited hospital staff and emergency service responders and the general public.
• Taxis will be available following event.
• stars.ca for tickets and more information.

Background

• View a list of the 568 Manitoba communities STARS responded to in 2015 here.
• Our latest Horizons newsletter focusses on helipads, fundraising and airborne blood transfusions.

For more information:

Cam Heke
Communications Lead, Manitoba
STARS
155A West Hangar Road
Winnipeg, MB R3J 3Z1
204.833.4646 (Winnipeg)
1-866-300-6646 (Outside Winnipeg)
mediainfo@stars.ca
www.stars.ca