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Latest Press Releases

  • 747 Jets to West Africa as Ebola Response Pivots toward Recovery
    747 Jets to West Africa as Ebola Response Pivots toward Recovery
    Direct Relief Delivers 83 Health Facility Supply Modules, Prescription Medicines to Help Revitalize Ebola-Affected Health Facilities SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Feb. 4, 2015 – A Direct Relief-chartered Boeing 747 departed Los Angeles International Airport today carrying more than $7 million in prescription medicines as well as supply modules to sufficiently equip...
  • Pallets of medical supplies from Direct Relief offloaded at airport
    First Ebola Treatment Unit for Local Health Workers Arrives in Sierra Leone
    View image | Direct Relief delivers two 10-bed medical tents specifically for local health staff in Sierra Leone SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Dec. 23, 2014 – In response to urgent requests from the Deputy Minister of Health and the Junior Doctors’ Association of Sierra Leone, Direct Relief delivered two 10-bed medical tents...
  • Direct Relief Four Star Charity - Charity Navigator
    Ten of the Best Charities Everyone’s Heard Of
    December 10, 2014 by
    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...
  • Direct Relief USA
    The Affordable Care Act: Safety Net Split along Medicaid Lines
    November 13, 2014 by
    Direct Relief releases The State of the Safety Net 2014 report on U.S. nonprofit community health centers and clinics Download the full report 2014 here SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Nov. 13, 2014 — Nonprofit community health centers and clinics that provide preventive and primary healthcare services for 24 million people – or one in...
  • Ebola Readiness: Direct Relief Survey of the U.S. Safety Net
    Ebola Readiness: Direct Relief Survey of the U.S. Safety Net
    October 30, 2014 by
    Direct Relief Ebola Readiness Survey Assesses Protective Gear Inventories at Safety-Net Health Centers and Clinics across the U.S. SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Oct. 30, 2014 – One-third of America’s safety-net facilities reported a limited supply of waterproof shoe covers, gowns, face shields, single-use respirators and other personal protective equipment (PPE) the...


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