Direct Relief http://www.directrelief.org Thu, 11 Feb 2016 22:49:10 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://www.directrelief.org/wp-content/uploads/cropped-Direct-Relief-Square-32x32.png Direct Relief http://www.directrelief.org 32 32 Syrian Refugees, And The Need for Preventative Health Care http://www.directrelief.org/2016/02/supporting-community-clinics-in-jordan/ http://www.directrelief.org/2016/02/supporting-community-clinics-in-jordan/#respond Wed, 10 Feb 2016 19:58:43 +0000 http://www.directrelief.org/?p=20266 Direct Relief has signed a grant agreement to support The Royal Health Awareness Society (RHAS) in its efforts to extend preventive health […]

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A Note About the Flint Water Crisis (NACHC) http://www.directrelief.org/2016/02/a-note-about-the-flint-water-crisis-nachc-2/ http://www.directrelief.org/2016/02/a-note-about-the-flint-water-crisis-nachc-2/#respond Tue, 09 Feb 2016 22:40:11 +0000 https://www.directrelief.org/?p=20251 NACHC, Amy Simmons Farber Many of us have been following the headlines regarding the water crisis in Flint, MI. Our friends at […]

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Zika Virus: Emergency Update http://www.directrelief.org/2016/01/zika-virus-emergency/ Wed, 27 Jan 2016 02:36:39 +0000 http://www.directrelief.org/?p=20067 James Gathany – PHIL, CDC Zika Virus: A mosquito-borne virus that is linked to multiple health issues, such as Guillain-Barré syndrome and microcephaly in […]

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Micheline’s Story: What it Takes to Beat Cervical Cancer in Haiti http://www.directrelief.org/2016/01/michelines-story-cervical-cancer-in-haiti/ Tue, 12 Jan 2016 18:55:31 +0000 http://www.directrelief.org/?p=20032 The end of 2015 marked the third year of Direct Relief’s partnership with Basic Health International (BHI) and the St. Luke Foundation to […]

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Direct Relief Responds to Weather Emergencies Across U.S. http://www.directrelief.org/2015/12/emergency-update-storms-floods-across-u-s/ Wed, 30 Dec 2015 19:40:52 +0000 http://www.directrelief.org/?p=19932 Severe weather continues to threaten much of the U.S., with Missouri now experiencing record flooding from a surging Mississippi River. The floods […]

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Emergency Update: Tornadoes, Storms Sweep Across U.S. http://www.directrelief.org/2015/12/tornadoes-mississippi-indiana/ Thu, 24 Dec 2015 00:24:56 +0000 http://www.directrelief.org/?p=19886 Direct Relief’s Response Updated: 04:32 p.m. PT, 12/28/15 — A series of severe storms, along with deadly tornadoes, flash floods, and blizzard […]

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Charity Navigator: Ten of the Best Charities Everyone’s Heard Of http://www.directrelief.org/2015/12/ten-of-the-best-charities-direct-relief-tops-charity-navigators-list/ Tue, 22 Dec 2015 16:58:24 +0000 http://www.directrelief.org/?p=15427 Direct Relief Tops Charity Navigator’s List Charity Navigator, America’s premier independent charity evaluator, has ranked Direct Relief No. 1 on its list […]

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Remembering a Lost Nepal http://www.directrelief.org/2015/12/remembering-lost-nepal/ Mon, 21 Dec 2015 21:12:48 +0000 http://www.directrelief.org/?p=19861 Part of my childhood was spent in Baglung, then a small village in western Nepal with a wonderful view of Dhawalagiri, the […]

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Forbes Ranks Direct Relief among Nation’s Ten Top Charities http://www.directrelief.org/2015/12/forbes-ranks-direct-relief-among-nations-ten-top-charities/ Fri, 11 Dec 2015 19:20:53 +0000 http://www.directrelief.org/?p=19805 With $892 million in revenue for 2015, Direct Relief Ranks 9th in Forbes’s list of the 50 Largest Charities in the U.S. […]

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Nominet Trust Honors Direct Relief for Use of Mapping Technology http://www.directrelief.org/2015/12/nominet-trust-honors-direct-relief-for-mapping-technology/ Wed, 09 Dec 2015 19:37:07 +0000 http://www.directrelief.org/?p=19750 Today, Nominet Trust, the UK’s leading tech for good funder, has announced that Direct Relief has been named among the Nominet Trust 100 (NT100) […]

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