The summer solstice, in many cultures and societies, is a time of deep significance. Regardless of culture, it’s a hopeful time for change and new beginnings. Here are five ways to celebrate the longest day of the year and the rest of the year ahead. Read More
In the latest edition of Notes From the Field, we hear from Tom Morrison of Starpoint Charitable Project. Tom founded Starpoint Charitable Project in 2018 to raise money for solar lighting solutions in Haiti, in partnership with Haiti Mission, Inc. Read More
As May comes to a close, National Safety Month is just around the corner. It is a time of both celebration and awareness as organizations take the next steps in making safety a priority. Read More
Fresh from a recent deployment with the Shelterbox Response Team, Yi Shun Li reflects on how the effect of aid is a long term process that needs to be reevaluated long after relief has been distributed to those who need it. Read More
In this Notes from the Field, we highlight the work of Kwatekeh Africa, a nonprofit organization dedicated to serving and rehabilitating rural communities in Liberia impoverished by civil war. Read More
With a top pick for every situation, expert Colin Rosemont has chosen the PackLite Max 2-in-1 Phone Charger as the must-have lantern for backpacking and travel. See what makes this 2-in-1 lantern stand out.
Now that it's spring, it's time to get outside and enjoy the nice weather! Here's a list of 5 super easy and accessible urban adventures to get you started. Read More
Eager to learn more about how our lights are used in communities affected by Cyclone Idai, we were lucky to have the opportunity to speak with Jeremy Williamson, an International Deployment Manager with Convoy of Hope. Read More
Save the Children to Distribute Solar Phone Chargers & Lanterns Following Cyclone Idai.
From the snow-capped peaks of Colorado to the coasts and estuaries of Spain, here are the top five adventure races and navigational challenges that we are especially excited for in 2019! Read More
In this Notes From the Field, we learn from our customer ShelterBox about how those affected by severe storms in the Philippines rally to rebuild their lives through creative usage of the materials and aid given to them by response teams, including our own solar lights.
In honor of International Women’s Day, we are featuring the ShelterBox SHE Campaign, an initiative piloted by our partner ShelterBox. In organizing this campaign, ShelterBox hopes to highlight the stories of women around the world who have received training to rebuild their lives in the face of crisis. In addition to recognizing and celebrating the achievements of women, the campaign sheds light on how women are disproportionately affected by disasters. Read More