Relief organization names strategic gifts officer

Jessica Metcalf
Jessica Metcalf

Jessica Blais Metcalf has joined ShelterBox USA as strategic gifts officer.

Metcalf brings to the humanitarian relief organization experience in connecting philanthropists and causes. She’s worked for the American Red Cross, Goodwill Industries and American Cancer Society. She holds a bachelor’s degree in communications and media studies from the University of Southern Maine.

“ShelterBox provides international disaster relief by hand delivering aid to families who are experiencing their worst day ever. I’m honored to be joining a network of humanitarians around the globe,” Metcalf said.

Based in California and Florida, ShelterBox provides tents and tools as well as cooking sets, solar lights, blankets, and water filtration. Since 2000, the organization has provided assistance following disasters in more than 100 countries. For more information, visit