St John Ambulance chosen for Waitrose charity donation
St John Ambulance has been chosen as one
of three charities to benefit from the online
Waitrose Community Matters scheme from 1 March to 31 May
Choosing your cause
Every three months, Waitrose.com splits a
donation of £25,000 between three national causes
and shoppers have the chance to vote for the charity of their
After placing their order, Waitrose shoppers
will be asked to vote for the charity they would
like to receive a share of the donation and we’re asking as many
people as possible to select St John
Our life saving mission
As the nation’s leading first aid charity, we believe that no
one should die because they needed first aid and didn’t get it.
Even basic first aid skills can often be the difference between
life and death. But less than 10% of the population is trained in
first aid and, every year, up to 140,000 people die in situations
where first aid could have given them the chance to live.
Everything we do works towards a single goal – ensuring that
wherever and whenever a first aid emergency occurs, someone is
equipped with the skills to be the difference between a life lost
and a life saved.
Please help us save more lives in 2013
by voting for St John Ambulance. With your help, we can
equip more and more members of the public with vital first aid
Shop online at Waitrose now, and select St John Ambulance as
your charity of choice.