Emergency Response

Direct Relief Donates Rugged ATVs, Rescue Gear for Search and Rescue in Montecito

As search and rescue efforts continue throughout Montecito after this week’s devastating mudslide, Direct Relief is supplying first responders with specialized tools. […]

Support Offered as East Coast Storms Bring Hurricane-Force Winds, Record-Low Temperatures

Hurricane-force winds, extreme snowfall, and record-low temperatures continue to threaten communities from Maine to Florida on the East Coast. Weather forecasters have […]

In a Season of Giving, Needed Medicines Reach Still-Recovering Puerto Rico

As Puerto Rico celebrates the holidays and looks ahead to a new year, a fresh infusion of medicine arrived Monday – a week […]

Direct Relief Airlifts 79,365 lbs of Emergency Medical Aid to Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A Direct Relief-chartered aircraft landed Monday at Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport in San Juan with 79,365 […]

With Thomas Fire Unfolding, Direct Relief-Engineered Map Dynamically Updates Region

The wildfires raging in Southern California remain a dynamic and potentially dangerous situation for nearby communities. Wildfires are actively burning throughout the […]

Cholera Treatment Supplies Arrive at Yemeni Hospital

A critical shipment of medicines bound for a hospital in Hodeidah, Yemen, arrived this week, a sign that aid deliveries into the […]