7th March 2018
On a snowy Tuesday at the end of February, Matthew Gale and Claire Thompson, who are employees of UPS, visited the depot to present Aquabox with a cheque for $5,000, in recognition of its work across the globe to save lives and relieve suffering, as well as promoting volunteering in the local community.
20th February 2018
12 AquaFilter Community Units, generously funded by the Rotary Club of Dunwoody, Georgia, USA, and through the Charitable Fund of the Rotary District 6900, were picked up from the Aquabox depot on 20th February bound for Puerto Rico.
5th January 2018
As a result of Hurricane Maria that swept through the Caribbean in September last year our air shipment of AquaFilter Family and Community units finally reached St Croix, US Virgin Islands on 31st October where Rotary District 7020 took over responsibility for distribution to the British Virgin Islands, St Maarten/Saint Martin and Anguilla.
1st January 2018
Last year Aquabox celebrated its 25th anniversary and thanks to your wonderful support we are still going strong, continuing to respond to disasters across the globe and providing life-giving water as well as vital items of humanitarian aid.
27th October 2017
500 Aquaboxes were loaded onto a 40 foot container at the Aquabox depot on Friday 27th October to be shipped to Bangladesh to provide much-needed aid in support of the Rohingya refugee crisis. Our Rotary friends in Bangladesh will be assisting in the distribution of the boxes to the refugee camps.
24th October 2017
In response to the devastation caused by the Category 5 Hurricanes Irma and Maria throughout the Caribbean, Aquabox has dispatched 180 AquaFilter Family units to the British Virgin Islands, which suffered widespread destruction. The filters will provide much-needed safe drinking water and will be distributed by Rotary District 7020.