Ways you can get involved

Your support changes lives

Help us cut through the chaos after disaster

ShelterBox is built up of everyday people who believe access to shelter is a human right. No ifs, no buts.

If you believe every family deserves a roof over their head during or after natural disaster and conflict, why not get involved with our mission today?

There are so many ways you can join us in making a big difference to families left devastated by disaster — scroll down to find an option that suits you!

Give your time

Give your time

We wouldn’t be able to continue our work if it wasn’t for our incredible volunteers, here in Australia and around the rest of the world. 

Whether you want to donate your spare time on a regular basis, or roll up your sleeves and help out at a specific event, challenge or festival, the choice is yours.

Click below to learn more about how you can get involved with our mission of ensuring no family goes without shelter after disaster strikes.


Join a fundraiser

Join a fundraiser

Fundraising for ShelterBox is a fantastic and fun way to help us raise vital funds to ensure we can continue to provide emergency shelter and support to families who need it most.

Choose to join in with one of our exciting fundraisers — visit our Facebook to see what’s coming up — or decide to organise your own with your friends, family and colleagues.


Browse our ShelterBox Events

Ready to be part of the action? Find out what fun and exciting adventures we have planned in the next 12 months, all in the name of disaster relief.

Pledge your birthday

Turn your next birthday into an opportunity to help families around the world who are less fortunate.

By pledging your birthday gift and directing your friends and family to donating on your behalf, you are making a real difference to individuals whose lives have been ripped apart following dangerous disasters like typhoons, earthquakes, floods and conflicts. 


Share your story

Tell your story

Sharing your ShelterBox story with your friends and family is one of the best ways to help us spread the word about our important work.

Post about your ShelterBox experience on social media, ignite people’s curiosity by hosting a talk at work or school, or choose to take things a step further by organising an event with a ShelterBox representative in your local community — the choice is yours.

Don’t forget, we love hearing about your stories, too! Tag us on social or tell us about them by getting in touch.


Your support changes lives

Learn how Falmata's family benefited from the support of generous volunteers and donors like you.

Join our community

Following us on social media and signing up to our mailing list will help you stay up to date with our latest deployments, fundraisers, events and updates.

Join our community on InstagramFacebook and Twitter, or click here to receive our regular newsletter, delivered straight to your mailbox.

Once you’re part of our community, help us spread the word even further by sharing our posts and emails with your friends and family. Your support really matters!


Become a regular donor

Become a regular donor

The generous support of our donors helps us to be prepared and ready to respond to the world’s most catastrophic disasters, as they unfold.

Make a difference today by becoming a regular and dedicated donor so we can continue to provide some of the worst-affected families with emergency shelter, aid and support.

Choose to set up a regular monthly, quarterly or annual donation today.


Have a question about getting involved?

Our team is always around to answer any questions you may have about getting involved with our important work. 

Please complete the form below and a ShelterBox representative will be in touch with you soon.