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For media enquiries, interview requests and spokespeople on natural disasters, conflict and displacement, please contact the Media Team – [email protected]

About ShelterBox


ShelterBox provides emergency shelter and other essential items to families who have lost their homes to disasters. With operational headquarters in Cornwall, the charity also has 15 affiliate organisations worldwide. The charity has been Rotary International’s project partner in disaster relief since 2012.

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Annual Reports

In 2018, we went further than ever to reach families who needed emergency shelter. We supported 210,000 people who lost their homes to natural disaster or conflict.

Meet the team

Our executive team and trustees share our determination for making our vision, to see a world where no family is left without shelter after disaster, happen.

How we spend your money

In 2018, we spent £11 million supporting disaster-hit families in their recovery with essential items like tents, tarpaulins, toolkits, solar lights, water filters and carriers, blankets, cooking sets and mosquito nets.

Latest Press Releases


ShelterBox condemns ‘moral failure on all sides’ in Syrian conflict as 900,000 flee

The CEO spoke as almost 1 million people have fled violence in Idlib since December.

Give a Tent for Lent

As thoughts turn to giving up chocolate or quitting caffeine, disaster relief charity ShelterBox has a positive way to mark Lent this year.

Make darker evenings shine with a meal that makes a difference

As the clocks go back, ShelterBox invites family and friends to get together and hold a fundraising dinner for people affected by disaster