Give a family a home this Christmas

Urgent Christmas Appeal

Help a family make a space to call home – and keep safe from coronavirus this Christmas.

Disasters don’t stop and neither will ShelterBox, because what is Christmas without a home?

One Box can give a family their home back. Please give the most important gift you can this year.

Teresita's Story

woman stands in rubble of destroyed home

When the Taal Volcano erupted in the Philippines last May, over half a million people were driven from their homes. Among them was 79-year-old grandmother of one, Teresita.

Teresita’s family joined thousands of others crammed into temporary shelter. But in this overcrowded space the whole family were at risk of coronavirus. And it was Teresita who was most vulnerable.

We knew we had to act fast. Thanks to a shelter kit from ShelterBox, Teresita and her family turned the wreckage back into a home.

But now it’s typhoon season and families across the Philippines are at risk once again.

Please donate today. Your gift will help buy vital shelter and aid either in the Philippines, or wherever the need is greatest.

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