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Thursday 18 December 2008

SRTs assess the situation in Somalia

Plans are underway for a two person team consisting of Jane Nash & Andy Green from Cornwall to travel to Hargeisa, Somalia on the 31st December.

ShelterBoxes successfully delivered in Cuba

Thursday 18 December 2008

ShelterBoxes successfully delivered in Cuba

With the current two person ShelterBox Response Team due home tomorrow reports from the field confirm the successful delivery of 40 boxes in Puerto Padre, 24 boxes in Manendez, 24 boxes in Manati with 12 boxes to go today in Amancio.

Wednesday 17 December 2008

Many left homeless in Papua New Guinea

An annual tidal surge combined with swells from the north and onshore winds has recently affected many low lying islands to the east of PNG including the PNG mainland areas of Sepik Province & the town of Wewak.

Wednesday 17 December 2008

Second team of SRTs arrive in Cuba

The second two person ShelterBox Response Team consisting of John Diksa (France) and Lucy Batchelor (UK) were deployed to Cuba following the recent Hurricane strike to the Island.

Tuesday 16 December 2008

ShelterBox make an assement in Brazil

ShelterBox Response Team members Shaun Halbert and Peter Leach of Truro, Cornwall have just returned from Santa Catarina, Brazil following an assessment of a natural disaster area.

ShelterBox Response Team volunteers help Scouts deliver aid in the Democratic Republic of Congo

Monday 15 December 2008

ShelterBox Response Team volunteers help Scouts deliver aid in the Democratic Republic of Congo

ShelterBox Response Team members Graham Higgins from dbo, Cornwall, Peter Pearce (AUS), Jens Pagotto (Bath), Pat Prendergast (Swindon) & Tom Lay (Somerset) returned from the DRC (Democratic Republic of Congo).

Thursday 06 November 2008

ShelterBox reaches milestone by delivering aid in 50th country

ShelterBox is providing aid for people displaced by conflict in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC).

Thursday 06 November 2008

Earthquake victims in desperate need of shelter

ShelterBox is appealing for donations to help people left homeless by the earthquake in the Ziarat valley in Pakistan.

Families in Pakistan desperately need shelter as temperature plummets

Wednesday 05 November 2008

Families in Pakistan desperately need shelter as temperature plummets

ShelterBox Response Team members from Cornwall, UK arrived yesterday into the Ziarat district of Pakistan. Simon Zeal, David Ray and team leader Mark Pearson are awaiting the ShelterBoxes due tomorrow.

Friday 31 October 2008

An initial 200 ShelterBoxes are sent to Pakistan following earthquake

ShelterBox is responding to a request for assistance after an earthquake hit Pakistan on Wednesday. A ShelterBox Response Team departed for Pakistan yesterday to distribute an initial 200 boxes.