Search and Rescue Fund

Colorado Outdoor Recreation Search and Rescue (CORSAR) Card


Colorado residents and visitors are well served by dedicated volunteer search and rescue teams. By purchasing a Colorado Outdoor Recreation Search and Rescue (CORSAR) card you are contributing to the Search and Rescue Fund, which will reimburse these teams for costs incurred in search and rescues across the State of Colorado. The CORSAR card is available for $3 for a one-year card and $12 for five-year card.

CORSAR Sticker Registration

Program Overview


The Search and Rescue fund (SAR) was created to reimburse political subdivisions and search and rescue organizations for the costs incurred in conducting search and rescue operations; and to provide funding for the purchase of search and rescue related equipment.

 

Vendor Information


To become a CORSAR card vendor, fill out the Vendor application forms and return to the SAR Program Manager.

 

Forms and Resources


 

Sheriff Information and Reimbursement


To request a mission reimbursement, please use the e-filing system below.

Prior to using the electronic filing system, please review the Webinar Training Presentation (printable version) to help understand and navigate thru the system and use the Mission Reimbursement Mileage Rate for any mileage calculations.

All such claims must be certified and submitted to the department within 60 days of the completion of the search and rescue operation. If you are submitting a mission report outside this time frame, please contact Quinn Fairchild at (303) 864-7748

 

 

Awards and Annual Reports


To see historical annual reports and award decisions, please visit the archives.

 

Meeting Minutes


 

Program Contacts


Quinn Fairchild
Special Programs Manager
(303) 864-7748
quinn.fairchild@state.co.us

Leslie Krupa
Program Coordinator
(303) 864-8431
leslie.krupa@state.co.us