Thursday 23 May 2013Local artist in ‘Cornwall’s forgotten corner’ sells paintings for ShelterBox
Starting this bank holiday weekend people have a chance to buy local artworks in a spectacular setting high above the coast that inspired them.
Wednesday 22 May 2013230 mile ‘manpower’ rally in aid of ShelterBox
This weekend (25 and 26th May) students from the University of Exeter’s Cornwall campus and Falmouth University will be tackling a 230 mile coastal endurance course to raise funds for ShelterBox
Tuesday 21 May 2013‘Yomp’ across the Cumbrian Fells for ShelterBox on Sunday 2 June
For the past 30 years the Rotary Club of Upper Eden has run an annual event, the YOMP Mountain Challenge. This a Run, Walk or Race over 3 courses of 23 miles, 11.5 miles, or 6.5 miles of the Cumbrian Fells, and has successfully raised thousands of pounds for charitable causes.
Monday 20 May 2013Jazz dinner-dance in support of ShelterBox
The International School of London is celebrating its 40th anniversary. Among its celebrations will be a special charity dinner dance featuring a live jazz band, with all the proceeds going to Cornwall-based disaster relief charity ShelterBox.
Monday 20 May 2013Aircraft engineers use pedal power to link London and Paris towers
TES Aviation Group is more used to looking after jet engines - TES stands for Total Engine Support. But there’ll be no engines, and no jet propulsion, when a team of its employees rely only on pedal power to get from London to Paris.
Tuesday 14 May 2013ShelterBox on Show
Come and see ShelterBox at this year’s Devon County Show. We are on stand 21, close by the Green Gate.
Friday 10 May 2013By special invitation - ShelterBox exhibits in Houses of Parliament
More used to the front line of natural disasters or conflicts, Cornish charity ShelterBox finds itself on the front line of government next week as it holds a reception and exhibition in the Houses of Parliament.
Wednesday 08 May 2013Intrepid cyclists pass the 10,000 mile mark in their North to North circumnavigation
Tom and Sharon are cycling in aid of ShelterBox from the tip of Norway, around the globe, to Alaska.
Thursday 25 April 2013Now ShelterBox aid pushes beyond the borders, and into Syria itself
After 18 months helping on the borders of Jordan, Lebanon and Iraq, ShelterBox has now found a way of getting aid into Syria itself via Turkey. The first truckload leaves Cornwall tomorrow.
Friday 19 April 2013Maribeth will still run the London Marathon for ShelterBox
Corporate Fundraising Manager for ShelterBox Maribeth Lloyds says she won’t be deterred by events in Boston from running her very first London Marathon on Sunday.