Emergency Response

After Nepal Earthquake, Road to Recovery Continues. So Does Direct Relief’s Commitment.

April 25, 2017, will mark the second anniversary of a devastating earthquake in Nepal that killed nearly 9,000 people, injured more than […]

Direct Relief Working to Protect Frontline Healthworkers from Deadly Gas Attacks in Syria

  Just hours after the deadly Sarin strike in Idlib Province on April 4, Direct Relief received an email from Dr. Ahmad […]

Direct Relief Makes $32 Million in Medical Inventories Available to Colombia and Peru amid Historic Flooding

Direct Relief today committed an initial $200,000 in cash and made available $32 million in medical resources for relief and recovery efforts […]

As Syrian Civil War Wages On, Direct Relief Aids Refugees in Country and Beyond

Direct Relief Providing Care for Syrian Refugees

As new headlines surface about enduring turmoil and devastation in Syria, Direct Relief remains committed to supporting healthcare workers on the frontline of this […]

Emergency Medical Aid En Route to Colombia Following Flooding, Landslide

The first of several shipments bound for Colombia’s devastated southwestern Putumayo region is expected to arrive in the country Wednesday. The shipment […]

Direct Relief Delivers Emergency Medical Aid to Peru, Briefs Peruvian Consul General on Flood Response

As deadly flooding persists in Peru, Direct Relief mobilized a second shipment of more than 23,000 pounds of medicines and medical aid to […]