Emergency Response

After Chaos of the Earthquake, Clinics Give Stability to Patients with Diabetes

Around midday on Friday, the Mexican Diabetes Association opened its tent, donated by Direct Relief, at the edge of Pushkin Park in […]

Critical Aid Shipments Poised for Hurricane-Impacted Caribbean

Now that Hurricane Maria has passed, the island’s residents are being confronted with incredible damage and devastation as they look to begin […]

Pictures of Puerto Rico in Hurricane Maria’s Aftermath

Puerto Rico, home to 3.5 million people, almost half of whom live at or below poverty, suffered a crushing blow from Hurricane […]

Puerto Rico’s Gone Dark. Here’s What We Know.

Puerto Rico, home to 3.5 million people, almost half of whom live at or below poverty, suffered a crushing blow from Hurricane […]

Major Flooding in Puerto Rico as Hurricane Maria Barrels over Island. Direct Relief Mobilizing Aid.

Hurricane Maria, a category 3 storm, is passing over Puerto Rico. Winds as high as 115 mph have uprooted trees and heavy […]

Scenes of Earthquake Damage from Mexico City Neighborhood Reveal City in Rescue Mode

Just moments before she and her students were thrown to the ground in a violent earthquake in Mexico City Tuesday, teacher Grace […]