Published: 07 Sep 2022

This November, Air Ambulance Charity Kent Surrey Sussex (KSS) is inviting people to Host a Roast for friends, family or colleagues and, through donations, help raise vital funds for the life-saving charity.

Each year, KSS must raise £15.2M to operate its pre-hospital emergency medicine service 24/7, and 86% of its total income is raised through the generosity of KSS’s supporters. 

It couldn’t be simpler to take part:

  1. Host it!

Choose a date that works for you and invite your friends, family, colleagues or community to join you for a delicious roast dinner.

  1. Roast it!

Enjoy a fantastic day with your chosen guests, sharing a lovely roast dinner together. Make the most of the fundraising resources available at to make it a fun-filled day!

  1. Raise it!

Ask your guests to make a donation to join you on the day, every pound raised will help KSS to save lives and deliver the best possible outcomes to patients.

Helene Poursain, Head of Public Fundraising said: “KSS brings the emergency department to our patients at the scene of an incident. In 2021, we experienced our busiest year in our 32-year history, responding to 3,051 incidents.  To date, this year has been even busier.  We rely on the dedication, support and donations from our communities to keep our crew in the air. By taking part in Host a Roast, you will be joining us in our fight to save lives.”

Sign up now to Host a Roast, and you will receive a FREE tea towel as well as a fantastic ‘fundraising pack’ and access to other amazing Host a Roast goodies!

For further information about Air Ambulance Charity Kent Surrey Sussex (KSS):


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