‘Very proud’ Shelterbox founder wins prestigious Beacon Prize
"I also hope that this Beacon award demonstrates to others that if they see their ideas through, it is possible to help a great number of people."
- Tom Henderson, ShelterBox inventor/CEO
London, England, UK - ShelterBox founder and chief executive officer Tom Henderson has joined the ranks of Sir Bob Geldof and Jamie Oliver by winning a prestigious Beacon Prize.
ShelterBox has helped more than 700,000 victims of disasters in 50 countries since Tom founded it in 2000.