Milestones, Awards & Launches

Reflections on the 2014 UN Global Humanitarian Policy Forum

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Each year, the policy analysis and innovation section of the United Nations Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs (OCHA) blocks off the first week of December to gather at UN headquarters a broad range of UN agencies, non-governmental organizations (NGOs), academics and others for an intensive three-day reflection on the state of the global humanitarian system and its possible […]

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Ten of the Best Charities Everyone’s Heard Of

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Direct Relief Tops Charity Navigator’s List SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Dec. 10, 2014 /Direct Relief/ — Charity Navigator, America’s premier independent charity evaluator, has ranked Direct Relief No. 1 on its list of “Ten of the Best Charities Everyone’s Heard Of.” Charity Navigator, which helps inform intelligent giving decisions through objective ratings and in-depth analysis of U.S. charities, based the top ten […]

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Your Vote Needed: Help People in the U.S. Access Health Care

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Direct Relief is eligible for a $100,000 grant through Hospira’s (Mission: Care)2  program but we need your vote! These funds will support our 1,200 safety net health center and clinic partners in all 50 U.S. states who help people access the medical care they need. >>You can vote here for Direct Relief and watch our video about the safety net […]

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Reflections on the 2014 American Public Health Association Conference

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Our Director of Research and Analytics, Dr. Andrew Schroeder, reflects on the American Public Health Association Conference, held Nov. 15-19 in New Orleans, La., where public health professionals convene, learn, network and engage with peers. On Tuesday afternoon over in booth 830 at the New Orleans Convention Center a continuous stream of people file past tall orange and black banners […]

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Hurricane Sandy: Support Continues Two Years Later

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Two years ago, Hurricane Sandy – the largest Atlantic hurricane on record – hit the Caribbean nations of Haiti, Jamaica, and Cuba before making its way up the mid-Atlantic region of the United States with powerful winds, driving rain, and high storm surges. More than 100 people died, thousands of homes and businesses were damaged or destroyed, and tens of […]

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Direct Relief Honored by President of Guyana at Los Angeles Dinner

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After attending the United Nations General Assembly Meeting in New York, Guyana’s President Donald Ramotar and his wife, Deolatchmee Ramotar, stopped in Los Angeles to attend a special dinner hosted by Direct Relief partner organization, Guyana Medical Relief (GMR). During the dinner, held Sunday at the Luxe City Center Hotel, President Ramotar  recognized Direct Relief’s long-term medical assistance efforts and […]

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