Local shoppers help ShelterBox

Preston Rotary Club have donated £640.00 to ShelterBox, after a collection at Morrison’s in Paignton. Club President, Yvonne Childs, said: –

“Thank you Morrison’s customers for you generous support and interest. The money will make a real difference to those devastated by recent disasters. We are again very grateful to Morrison’s for allowing us to collect outside their Store.” 

A ShelterBox was on display so shoppers could see what this contains,. including a tent which can accommodate a family, useful tools, survival equipment and a multi-fuel stove.

Truro based ShelterBox are known worldwide for their distinctive green boxes and the speed with which they respond to disasters.

For more information about ShelterBox visit www.shelterbox.org and to see how the Club helps the community and also supports local, national and international Charities, go to www.preston.rotary1175.org. 

Photo shows members of Preston Rotary Club outside Morrison’s with a ShelterBox.