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Today is day two of Big ShelterBox week! ShelterBox and people who care about the ShelterBox mission are focusing on fundraising this week. There are all kinds of events throughout the country and activities to raise awareness and funds for helping families who have lost everything after a disaster.
The ShelterBox page on Big ShelterBox Week is here.

http://shelterboxusa.org/...?

There is camping and bake sales, and Big Box Clearout.  
Even on Ebay!
http://shelterboxusa.org/...
And there is even a really cheap way to help ShelterBox!
Take the Social Media Challenge!
http://shelterboxusa.org/...

Yes! You can help by doing what you already do! You share you jokes and news articles and pictures via Facebook and Twitter. Why not introduce ShelterBox to your family and friends who don't know about ShelterBox?
ShelterBox is a household word in the U.K. They did tremendous work during Haiti. They provided shelter in those first crucial days when doctors and nurses had horrible tasks of tending to amputations after the earthquake in Haiti.

Please think about the people who were helped by ShelterBox and also of those who will be helped by ShelterBox in the future.
Please spread the word about ShelterBox and get help to disaster victims in the future by helping ShelterBox get prepositioned boxes in advance of disasters.
(I missed you all at the Netroots. I would have worn my ShelterbBox Ambassador's T-Shirt)

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