Emergency Response

Typhoon Haiyan: Recovery Efforts Continue One Year Later

Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) – the strongest storm on record to ever hit land – battered the Philippines on Nov. 8, 2013, causing […]

Physician Spotlight: Caring for Philippines Typhoon Survivors One Year Later

When asked how she has coped for the last year since Typhoon Haiyan (Yolanda) devastated the Philippines, Chief of Ormoc District Hospital, […]

Ebola Response: Paul G. Allen Family Foundation Grants $1 Million to Direct Relief

Ebola Airlift

Last month, Philanthropist Paul G. Allen announced he is increasing his commitment to fight Ebola to at least $100 million. Today, Mr. Allen […]

Ebola Readiness: Direct Relief Survey of the U.S. Safety Net

Direct Relief Ebola Readiness Survey Assesses Protective Gear Inventories at Safety-Net Health Centers and Clinics across the U.S. SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Oct. […]

6 Month Update: Response to the World’s Deadliest Ebola Epidemic

Ebola Airlift

Since the Ebola virus erupted in West Africa six months ago, Direct Relief has provided frontline health workers fighting to contain the […]

5 Impressions From Caring for Syrian Refugees

According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR), 6.8 million Syrians have been displaced and require humanitarian assistance since civil […]