Posts Tagged Hurricanes

Aid Sent to Mexico in Wake of Hurricane John

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Direct Relief today sent an air shipment, carried by partner group Aero Medicos, containing $10,000 worth of medical supplies and pharmaceuticals to the town of Cadeje in Baja California Sur, Mexico, which was badly affected by Hurricane John earlier this month. The shipment, composed of antibiotics, analgesics, heart medications and other primary care supplies, was flown directly into Cadeje and […]

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Hurricane Katrina Response

Nearly one year since Hurricanes Katrina and Rita made landfall, we hoped to get an inside look into the status of Louisiana’s healthcare system to understand how the rebuilding effort has progressed. During these last several days we have meet with partner nonprofit hospitals, community health clinics, and healthcare associations in New Orleans, Lafayette, and Baton Rouge to get a […]

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Direct Relief International Response to Hurricane Stan

Direct Relief today furnished over three tons of emergency medicines and supplies to a long-standing partner in Guatemala in response to disaster related storms from Hurricane Stan. Working with a Food for the Poor emergency clinic and shelter in the Lake Atitlan area that was established soon after devastating storms affected the region, Direct Relief shipped air freight $544,000 wholesale […]

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Hurricanes Ivan and Jeanne Response – Caribbean

Direct Relief International responds to medical emergency in Haiti, Hurricane Jeanne aftermath – route in from Dominican border with mobile medical van Friday, October 1, Direct Relief sent an emergency air shipment to assist with the medical needs of those affected by Hurricane Jeanne in Haiti. The shipment, which is scheduled to be picked up at the Direct Relief warehouse […]

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Hurricane Jeanne, Hurricane Ivan Response

Direct Relief is preparing an emergency air shipment to assist with the medical needs of those affected by Hurricane Jeanne in Haiti. The shipment, which is scheduled to be sent on or about September 30, will consist of pharmaceuticals and medical supplies including adult and pediatric analgesics and anti-infectives, and assorted first aid and surgical products. Direct Relief’s Dominican Republic-based […]

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Direct Relief Monitoring Hurricane Ivan

Our organization has been monitoring the effects of Hurricane Ivan in the Caribbean and West Indies. Senior Program Officer Dan Smith is in direct contact with our partners in the field, and Direct Relief is on alert to respond immediately if needed. At this time Direct Relief is standing by to prepare emergency airlift of supplies to Grenada and Jamaica.

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