ReliefAid’s Founder and Executive Director Mike Seawright, Dr Claire Achmad – ShelterBox New Zealand’s Board Chair and Sally Ann Fletcher – ShelterBox Response Team Member, came together for a virtual panel discussion on a decade of conflict in Syria & the global refugee crisis.
ReliefAid speaks out on behalf of the men, women and children whose voices are often silenced by conflict or inaccessibility.
Please read on for our latest media coverage.
Well-hugged teddy bears, orange-beaked puppets and wooden handled skipping ropes were order of the day when Olympic Ambassador & Black Sticks legend Sam Charlton joined ReliefAid and St Mary’s College to BouncesBack for Syria.
Sam Charlton walked onto the grounds of St Mary’s College and was greeted by smiles from 10-year old students, eager to try out a stack of brightly coloured hula hoops. Although best-known for her sharp midfield and defence, Charlton was up for a hula hoop challenge.
Olympic Black Sticks Legend Sam Charlton hula hoops to BounceBack4Syria
Novelist Patricia Donovan launches debut historical novel, donating the proceeds of her book The Remarkable Miss Digby to ReliefAid’s work in Syria.