Humanitarian Crisis: East Africa and Yemen 

More than 20 million people are now at risk in East Africa, where ongoing armed conflict, depleted food supplies and disease outbreaks threaten survival.

Direct Relief Aids Syrian Refugees, in Country and Beyond

Targeted efforts in Syria, as well as in Lebanon, Turkey, and Jordan, are improving the health of refugees.

Charity Navigator: “Ten of the Best Charities”

Direct Relief ranks No. 1 on Charity Navigator’s 2017 list of top-rated charities, measured by financial performance, accountability, and transparency.

The Mission: Improve the health and lives of people affected by poverty or emergency situations by mobilizing and providing essential medical resources need for their care.
Four Star Rating on Charity Navigator

Mapping Medical Aid

See Where the Aid Goes

Precisely track Direct Relief’s donations of medical aid on a map. Data updates daily.

rated 100% efficient by forbes

Top Charity Ratings

Forbes has rated Direct Relief as “100% efficient” and among the 20 most efficient charities in the U.S.


The world’s leading corporations and institutions work with Direct Relief.

The Campaign for Direct Relief
Direct Relief December 1, 2016