In July 2019 Applecross Rotary was recognised as an Emerald Club Supporter having contributed over $10,000 to ShelterBox Australia. Applecross Rotary has been a regular contributor for many years.
ShelterBox Australia supports international efforts by providing shelter, warmth, light and dignity to many families adversely affected by humanitarian disasters throughout the world. 
For example tropical storm ‘Usman’ left a trail of destruction when it made landfall in the Philippines in December 2018. ShelterBox supported families whose homes and livelihoods were swept away with ShelterKits which contained blankets, solar lights, water carriers, storage boxes and mosquito nets. Read more.