Thank you!

Your thoughtful gift will help families around the world recover after disaster this Christmas

Thanks to you a family will still have somewhere they can call home this Christmas.

By giving a gift to ShelterBox, you’re helping families like Basel’s, who lost their home due to the war in Syria.

Our work isn’t done until no family is left without shelter. Take a look at where we’re working in the world right now. You can also stay up to date with the latest from our teams in the field by following us on FacebookTwitter or Instagram.

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Payments on your statement will appear as ‘ShelterBox Trust UK and Ireland’. A request will be sent to your bank using the details you’ve just entered, and you should receive an email confirming all of these details. Confirmation of your Direct Debit setup will be sent within three working days by post.

Feel free to chat with us about your monthly gift via [email protected] or direct on +44 (0) 1872 302600

Your support helps families around the world


Stories from the Ukraine war

Olga and Dina's story

Olga and Dina are some of the people we’ve supported in Ukraine. Read their story here.

Rebuilding together in Vanuatu

Shelley's Story

Shelley lost her home when Cyclone Harold devastated Vanuatu. See how her community rebuilt together.

Stories from Yemen

Ali's story

Ali lives in a camp for displaced people in the Marib region of Yemen, with his family of eight. Read his story.

Starting again after Typhoon Goni

Jennifer's story

Read how Jennifer used ShelterBox aid to repair her home that was damaged by Typhoon Goni (Rolly) in the Philippines.

A childhood lost to Boko Haram

Guidadi's story

Read how 13-year-old Guidadi became responsible for his siblings after losing his parents to Boko Haram.

Starting again after the Haiti earthquake

Marcel's story

Read how Marcel’s life was interrupted by the Haiti earthquake and how ShelterBox supported him.

Surviving 2020's worst hurricane

Maryuri's story

Read how Maryuri from Honduras managed to rebuild after Hurricanes Eta and Iota.

Running away from Boko Haram

Esther's story

Esther was forced to flee several times because of Boko Haram violence, before reaching Minawao camp. Read her story of survival.

Surviving the conflict in Tigray, Ethiopia

Shewit's story

When violence broke in her village in Tigray, Ethiopia, Shewit ran with her four children. Read her story of survival.

Recovering after Cyclone Harold

John's story

Read how John and his family protected themselves from the menacing cyclone and how ShelterBox helped.

Warmth in the harsh Syrian winter

Hamda's story

Hamda is just one of the millions of people pushed from their homes in Syria. Read her story here.

Recovering after Typhoon Vongfong

Nelcie's story

Read how Nelcie used ShelterBox aid to recover after Typhoon Vongfong.

A new life in Cameroon

Fatima's story

Read how Fatima fled her village in Nigeria with her two children to finally re-settle in Cameroon.

Recovering after the earthquake in Nepal

Surya's story

When the devastating earthquake hit Nepal, Surya almost died. Read her story of survival and recovery.

Relief from the storm in Fiji

Diane's story

Read how Diane and her family recovered after Cyclone Winston.

Warmth and light in Syria

Ahmad's story

Working in partnership with ReliefAid, we provided Ahmad with the tools he needed to start the process of recovery.

Recovery in Dominica after Hurricane Maria

Simon's story

When Hurricane Maria wreaked havoc in Dominica in 2017, it destroyed Simon’s house. Read how we have supported Simon in rebuilding his home and finding comfort once again.

Recovering after the earthquakes in Indonesia

Erti's story

See how Erti is recovering after the devastating earthquakes that hit Indonesia in 2018.

A new home after the floods in Paraguay

Cecilio's story

When the rising water levels flooded their town in March 2019, Cecilio and his family had to evacuate their home and reach a safer place.

Our impact

Meet the people your support is helping

Fleeing conflict in Nigeria

Falmata's story

When her whole village was being evacuated in fear of a Boko Haram attack, Falmata was working in the farmland and missed the evacuation. See how they managed to rebuild.

Life as a seamstress in Minawao camp

Esther's story

Esther saw her family getting slaughtered by Boko Haram. She escaped, settling in Minawao camp and becoming a seamstress.

Running from the conflict in Syria

Mohammed's story

Mohammed had to flee the devastating conflict in Syria to protect his children

Rebuilding after Cyclone Idai

Modestar's story

After Cyclone Idai washed away Modestar’s home, she used the aid items she received to rebuild.