Emergency Response

Direct Relief Donates $500,000 to Health Center Recovering from Northern California Fire

When the Tubbs Fire swept through Santa Rosa, California, last October, it destroyed the Santa Rosa Health Center’s Vista Family site, which served […]

Disaster Response – Around the World. Across the Street. [Video]

When disaster hit California’s South Coast in January, Direct Relief called those on the front lines to ask a simple question: “What do […]

7.2-Magnitude Earthquake Rocks Southern Mexico

A magnitude 7.2 earthquake was reported in Oaxaca, Mexico, Friday afternoon, according to the U.S. Geological Survey. The earthquake occurred 10 miles from […]

In Houston’s Most Diverse Neighborhoods, Clinics See More Patients Than Ever After Harvey

Yen Ly first came to the HOPE Clinic in the Alief neighborhood of west Houston in 2011. By then, she and her husband had […]

Direct Relief Commits $300,000 to Survivors, Families of Victims Lost in the 1/9 Montecito Debris Flow

One Hundred Percent of Funds Contributed to the 1/9 Victims Fund Will Support Qualified Individuals Direct Relief today announced an initial commitment […]

Cyclone Gita Sweeps through South Pacific with Category 4 Winds

A Category 4 cyclone swept through the island kingdom of Tonga Monday, and now residents and officials are working to assess the […]