Delivering protective gear to safeguard health workers and supplying medical items for critical patient care.
- in medical aid
- doses of medicine
- pounds of medicine and supplies
- healthcare providers supported
An international network of trusted partners enables Direct Relief to assess immediate healthcare needs, understand the situation on the ground, and respond quickly and efficiently when a disaster strikes.
Direct Relief equips health professionals in resource-poor communities to meet the challenges of diagnosing, treating, and caring for people in need.
Direct Relief’s leading financial performance and efficiency have earned it a 4-star rating for the eighth consecutive year from Charity Navigator, and top ranking on its list of best charities.
The growth occurred in a year when Direct Relief extended more help to more people in need than ever before in its 70-year history, furnishing essential medications, vaccines, instruments and supplies to all 50 U.S. and globally.
Tropical Storm Beta is spinning off the U.S. Gulf Coast, steadily tracking towards Texas, where it’s expected to unleash several inches of rain and cause widespread flooding over the next several days. Direct Relief is coordinating ...Continue reading
A flying armada organized by volunteer pilots flying private aircraft today delivered 100,000 KN95 respirators from Direct Relief’s California-based humanitarian distribution center ...
The United States Forest Services call came in on a Thursday in August, shortly after the Dolan Fire began near Big Sur, California. “They asked us to provide medical services,” said Sharen ...