Monday, September 18, 2023

1791 EDC Partners with Survival Med for Emergency Preparedness Month

This September, to mark Emergency Preparedness Month, 1791 Everyday Carry (EDC) is proud to announce an exciting partnership with Survival Med. Together, they are committed to empowering individuals and communities to be better prepared for any unexpected emergency. This collaboration will feature a series of free online classes, engaging contests, and exciting giveaways throughout the month of September.

As part of this partnership, 1791 Everyday Carry and Survival Med are encouraging individuals to share their real-life emergency stories for a chance to win exciting prizes. By visiting the dedicated landing page, participants can "Tell Us Your Real-Life Emergency Story & Enter to Win!" Your story could inspire others to prepare and even win a prize!

Furthermore, participants will have the opportunity to gain invaluable insights into emergency and survival medicine through a free webinar titled "What Search & Rescue Needs You To Know" with Dr. Natalie Bonthius, emergency & survival medicine physician. Dr. Bonthius will share her expertise and provide essential tips to help individuals become more resilient in challenging situations.

Commenting on this partnership, Evan McNamara, VP of Sales & Marketing of 1791 Everyday Carry, said, "We are thrilled to partner with Survival Med for Emergency Preparedness Month. Our joint mission is to equip individuals with the knowledge and resources they need to navigate emergencies confidently. We believe that by sharing real-life stories, offering expert guidance, and providing essential gear, we can make a positive impact on the preparedness of our community."

Dr. Bonthius, Survival Med founder, noted that “We’re excited to work with 1791 EDC to provide so much practical training at zero cost throughout Emergency Preparedness Month. Being ready for emergencies is like practicing for a big game. It prepares you to step up when the stakes are high. Everyone can save a life when they’ve got the right know-how and the right gear on them at all times. If you ever thought ‘I could never do that’ – the stories from our “I Was There” real-life emergency story contest will change your mind.”

Emergency Preparedness Month is an excellent opportunity for everyone to take proactive steps towards readiness, and 1791 EDC and Survival Med are committed to helping individuals and communities become more resilient in the face of adversity.

To learn more about the partnership, access free online classes, participate in contests and giveaways, and register for the webinar, please visit