Washington Explorer Search and Rescue, Pierce County Unit is a 501(c)(3) non-profit public charity. We are staffed by volunteers and funded by donations. Please consider making a tax-deductible donation.

We can accept donations in many forms:



Make checks payable to PCESAR and mail to

PO Box 11322
Tacoma WA 98411

Amazon Smile

Shop at and Amazon will donate 0.5% of each sale to the charity of your choice. Use the following link to choose Washington Explorer Search and Rescue Pierce County Unit as your charity:

Don't forget, you must use for this to work! purchases don't count. If you want, install a tool like Smile Always to automatically redirect you to

Please don't purchase from Amazon solely to support us. There are far more efficient ways to donate than via an Amazon sale. We provide this link so that existing Amazon customers can get the most out of their purchase.


Our greatest need is volunteers. Please consider supporting PCESAR with your time: In addition to search, we have lots of administration needs as well!