Emergency Response

Responding to Medical Needs After Tornadoes Sweep Southern Plains

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View image | gettyimages.com Direct Relief is responding to medical needs following severe weather Wednesday night across the Plains in which 51 […]

Nepal Earthquake Response: Update 5/5

Nepal Earthquake Medical Relief

Situation overview: The April 25th earthquake and subsequent aftershocks that struck Nepal have resulted in 7,365 deaths and left approximately 14,300 people […]

Nepal Earthquake Response: WHO Situation Report No. 7

Nepal Earthquake Medical Relief Supplies

[See section 3.3 of WHO Situation Report No. 7 for update on Direct Relief response activities] 1. Situation Update The official Government figure reports […]

Nepal Quake: FedEx Donates Emergency Airlift

Emergency medical supplies for Nepal to be airlifted from Direct Relief via FedEx

FedEx Corp. (NYSE: FDX) committed today a chartered flight to deliver critical medical aid to Nepal in the wake of last week’s devastating […]

Nepal Earthquake Response Update

Nepal Earthquake: Child receives medical care

Update: 5/1 FedEx has committed an emergency airlift for Nepal, scheduled to depart early next week with Direct Relief medical supplies. Read the full announcement here. […]

Nepal Earthquake Donation Policy

Nepal Earthquake Donations

Direct Relief relies on charitable contributions to conduct humanitarian assistance throughout the United States and globally. In the outpouring of generosity and […]