Emergency Response

Emergency Update: Earthquake, Tanzania

tanzania-earthquake

A 5.7 magnitude earthquake on Saturday hit the Lake Victoria Region of northern Tanzania. The earthquake — the strongest to hit the […]

Emergency Update: Florida Braces as Hermine Strengthens to Hurricane

Hermine Hurricane Map

Tropical Storm Hermine has accelerated into a hurricane on its approach to Florida. Expected to reach land by Thursday night or early […]

Emergency Update: Rey Fire, Santa Barbara

Rey Fire SB

Adding to the list of wildfires burning through California, the Rey Fire has broken out within miles of Direct Relief’s medical distribution warehouse […]

Emergency Response: Earthquake in Peru

Peru Earthquake

A magnitude 5.4 earthquake struck Peru on Sunday in the vicinity of Arequipa. The death toll currently stands at four, with more […]

Emergency Update: Direct Relief Responding to Deadly Louisiana Flooding

Louisiana Flooding

Severe flooding in Louisiana, caused by days of sustained rainfall, has affected tens of thousands and prompted the federal government to declare a major […]