Patron: Her Majesty the Queen
President: HRH Princess Alexandra, the Hon Lady Ogilvy KG GCVO
Registered Charity Number 231469
Gives financial aid where a heroic act has brought misfortune to the rescuer or the rescuer's family. Certificates of bravery are also awarded in all cases and, occasionally, medals.
Makes awards of medals and certificates to RNLI staff or members of the public, who put to sea to save, or attempt to save, life.
Fund raising web site aimed at raising money to support volunteer crews providing 24-hour coastal rescue service
Gives awards for bravery and life-saving in Merseyside, Lancashire, Cheshire and the Port of Liverpool.
Awards Life Saving Medals (Gold, Silver or Bronze) to those who've endangered their own lives with conspicuous bravery by saving, or attempting to save, someone else. About 12 awards have been given in the last 10 years.
Awards medals and certificates to members of the RLSS for saving or attempting to save life.
Makes 3 annual awards for skill and gallantry: