Tuesday, April 13: A two-man ShelterBox Response Team (SRT) are in the Aceh province of Sumatra assesing the need for ShelterBoxes after a 7.7 magnitude earthquake rocked the region on Thursday, April 8.
SRT members Owen Smith (NZ) and Andrew Gauci (AU) were immediately mobilised and have been working closely with local Rotarians to assess the need.
Wednesday, April 14: After working with Rotarians and assessing the need, the SRT came to the conclusion that ShelterBox assistance would not be required at this time. The team will be travelling to China after today's 6.9 magnitude earthquake.
ShelterBox Trust is a registered charity (1096479) and a limited company in England and Wales (04612652, VAT registered 777524785). ShelterBox is a charity independent of Rotary International and the Rotary Foundation. Our registered office is at Water-ma-Trout, Helston, Cornwall, TR13 0LW.