Emergency Response

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 […]

Hurricane Sandy: Support Continues Two Years Later

Two years ago, Hurricane Sandy – the largest Atlantic hurricane on record – hit the Caribbean nations of Haiti, Jamaica, and Cuba […]

Ebola Relief: Emergency Medical Supplies Bound for Guinea

Direct Relief Ebola Shipment

Direct Relief sent its 19th emergency shipment of Ebola supplies today to the Ministry of Health in Guinea (photos and videos found here). Weighing roughly 3,000 […]

AbbVie Employees Ready 1,000 Family Emergency Kits

One thousand emergency kits are ready for families in need thanks to the service of more than 1,000 employee volunteers from biopharmaceutical […]

Tropical Cyclone Hudhud: Responding in India

Direct Relief is in contact with health care partners on the ground in the region of India affected by Tropical Cyclone Hudhud […]

Monitoring Typhoon Vongfong & Tropical Cyclone Hudhud

Direct Relief’s Emergency Response Team is monitoring Super Typhoon Vongfong as it approaches Japan as well as Tropical Cyclone Hudhud as it […]