Emergency Response

Typhoon Haiyan Response: One Month Update

With the one month mark past us, please read the comprehensive overview below to find out more about Direct Relief’s relief and […]

Partner Spotlight: Equipping Reach Out WorldWide Responders

In light of Paul Walker’s recent death, Direct Relief is spotlighting the extraordinary work of his organization, Reach Out WorldWide (ROWW). While many knew […]

Update: Midwest Tornado Response

As communities across Indiana and Illinois rebuild from the damage left by dozens of tornadoes that touched down mid-November, Direct Relief’s team […]

1,000 Volunteers Turn Out on Thanksgiving to Help Families in the Philippines

Two thousand families affected by Typhoon Haiyan will receive care packs filled with basic necessities thanks to the generosity of nearly 1,000 […]

Civil Drones Improve Humanitarian Response in the Philippines

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As Direct Relief’s relief and recovery efforts in the Philippines following Typhoon Haiyan continue, civil drones are helping our organization and others […]

Largest Shipment in Direct Relief History Arrives in the Philippines

Direct Relief’s largest-ever shipment of emergency medicines and medical supplies in its 65-year history arrived early Monday morning in Cebu, Philippines to […]