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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


Pride - statement from Sanj Srikanthan

ShelterBox Chief Executive says that ‘we put families first, but we do not seek to hold to one definition of what a family is’

Black Lives Matter - statement from Sanj Srikanthan

ShelterBox Chief Executive says that ‘black lives matter and all should be treated equally and humanely, while ensuring respect for each individual life’

Families ‘face crisis within a crisis’ with new coronavirus threat

ShelterBox urges people to remember the millions of displaced families who are even more vulnerable to coronavirus.