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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.

Where your money goes

In 2019, we spent £8.9 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


Brits to light up homes earlier this year

As Brits put up their Christmas lights early to cheer their homes, ShelterBox reveals it gave 300 million hours of solar light to families in 2019.

ShelterBox responds after super Typhoon Goni

ShelterBox is preparing emergency shelter supplies, solar lights and other essentials in the Philippines, after the latest in a series of violent storms ripped through the country

Time for UK readers to think outside the bookcase

While we love revisiting favourites, UK readers could miss out on broadening their horizons, a survey for ShelterBox Book Club reveals.