Member Profile

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Current News

New Members!

Welcome to our 2 NEW members to MVRS. Sergio Nardi - Paramedic and Doug Crowson - Paramedic!

NEW! MVRS Junior Squad Has Formed!

New Junior Squad has started at Mathews Volunteer Rescue Squad. These young people will learn a great deal about Emergency Medical situations and how EMTs help others every day. It will be great to have these young people aboard! If interested, contact us at 725-2800.

Visit us on Facebook! Our FB page is Mathewsvolunteerrescuesquad

Lisa Conway is New Treasurer

The MVRS Board of Directors announces that Lisa Conway, the current Secretary to the Board, will also be Treasurer effective immediately. Lisa has a background in bookkeeping and previous experience as treasurer of her church. Lisa's husband, Malcolm is also an EMT with MVRS!

Operation AED Update - 16!!!

Mathews County now has sixteen (16) AEDS located outside for immediate access 24 hours a day! Located at Haskins Auto Body Shop in Port Haywood, The Mathews Library, the Gwynn's Island Civic League Building, Gwynn's Island Campground, Hallieford Post Office, Cobbs Creek Post Office, New Point Campground, Fire Station #5, West Mathews Civic Center,Bohannon; Emmaus Church, North; Mathews Appliance, Moon; Kingston Parish Hall, Mathews: Christ Church, Williams Wharf Road, Bethel UMC, Onemo, Living Waters Church, Dutton and outside the New Courthouse Building!

New Photos on the Web

We've inaugurated a new photo page on the web site. Click on "Rescue Pics" on the opposite side of this page to check out photos from our recent CPR recertification class, the MVRS Annual Picnic, our 3rd Annual MVRS Chili Cook-Off fundraiser, as well as a photo of high school students helping outfit a new supply room at the Squad.

Visit the Judy G. Ward Tribute page

Year-to-Date call volume
is currently at 377

Total Rescue Calls for 2016 were 1206.

Judy Buis

President for 6 years


Member Since 2008

Board Member since 2009

Retired RN

Past Chairman, VA State Leukemia Lymphoma Society

National Board Leukemia Lymphoma Society

Proud Grandmother of 7

Past Commodore Fishing Bay Yacht Club






Upcoming Events


Operation AED now has 16 Outside AEDs available 24/7/365 throughout Mathews County! Look for the bright red "heart shaped" boxes and know CPR and how to use an AED, We will help train any groups in Mathews!

Clarence Minters is back home!


Rescue Pics

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