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Emergency disaster relief


Right now, around 85 million people around the world have been made homeless by natural disaster and conflict. We're working to change this.

By providing emergency shelter and tools for families robbed of their homes by disaster, we're transforming despair into hope.

We are impatient to see a world where no family is left without shelter. Are you?

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Deadly Volcano Eruption in Guatemala


Guatemala fuego volcano eruption

Guatemala has been left reeling by the most violent volcanic eruption since 1974.

The Fuego volcano has spewed lava, ash, rocks and deadly hot gas onto hillside villages, killing over 100 people. More than 12,000 people have been forced to flee their homes, whilst the entire community of El Rodeo is said to be buried.

We have a team in Guatemala to understand how we can help the families who have lost everything. We are speaking to families in the evacuation centres, and working with local authorities, partners and Rotary contacts to understand how we can help. 

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The latest from the field

We believe shelter is a human right. That’s why we will do whatever it takes to help vulnerable and remote communities when disaster or conflict strikes.

WHO WE ARE


About us

ShelterBox is made up of people who believe in shelter as a human right – that shelter from the chaos of disaster and conflict is vital. No ifs. No buts. We provide the tools that enable people to rebuild homes and transform their lives.  

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Building peace

Every minute, more families – just like yours - lose everything in the chaos of conflict. Their homes, their livelihoods, and even family members are brutally snatched away.

Take a look at how we’re helping to build peace, one family at a time here.

Building peace