The Board of Directors provides oversight for Direct Relief's strategic direction and ensures that it is programs are well-managed and consistent with the organization's principles. All of Direct Relief's directors serve as volunteers without compensation.
Direct Relief engages a prominent group of experts in a wide variety of fields to broaden its understanding of topics related to its work.
Direct Relief employs staff from diverse backgrounds and with an array of skills to carry out the organization's mission on a daily basis and respond to humanitarian need throughout the United States and globally.
Direct Relief is fortunate to have a large contingent of dedicated volunteers who contribute to the organization's success in several ways, including by packing relief supplies, staffing events, and contributing to various business operations.