Mission Statement & Core Values

Mission Statement

“Committing to service-above-self, perpetual training, and inter-agency cooperation to maintain a constant state of readiness for search, rescue, incident response and above all else, safety.”

Core Values

  • Integrity and Responsibility

TEXSAR is founded on ethical behavior and values by our members and partners and our commitment extends throughout the organization as we interact with agencies, the public, and one another.

  • Fiscal Accountability

We emphasize fiscal accountability by ensuring that all expenditures directly or indirectly reflect the trust placed in TEXSAR by its donors and grant providers.

  • Teamwork

We maintain an environment of mutual respect founded on open, honest communication. We embrace the diversity of our team and individual perspectives in working together to achieve our common goals.

  • Excellence

We achieve excellence through constant training and preparation as our members continually exercise their skills using the materials and equipment required to deliver the highest quality services possible in any environment.

  • Training

TEXSAR will train and prepare to provide professional level skills and support to requesting agencies and communities. TEXSAR will act as a Volunteer Organization Active in Disasters in both the response and recovery phases of disasters and incidents.

  • Operations

We will deliver service that meets or exceeds the requested assistance while ensuring the safety and well-being of our members and partners.

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