Emergency Response

The Critical Role Community Health Centers Play Across the U.S.

Direct Relief and the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) have worked closely together since the days following Hurricane Katrina in […]

Generator Enables Health Center in Missouri to Run During Emergencies

Following the severe storms in 2011 that devastated communities throughout the Midwest,  Direct Relief contributed $50,000 to Katy Trail Community Health Center in […]

Hurricane Modules at Work During National Preparedness Month

Last month, the day after Tropical Storm Isaac swept through earthquake-ravaged Haiti, staff from St. Damien’s Children’s Hospital in Haiti deployed its Direct Relief […]

Guatemala Partner Ready With Hurricane Module to Treat Volcano Evacuees

In response to the eruption of Volcano del Fuego  – which has forced the evacuation of over 33,000 people living around Guatemala’s capital […]

Collaborating with FedEx to Strengthen Emergency Preparedness

FedEx continued their ongoing support of Direct Relief by granting $250,000 this week to strengthen key emergency preparedness programs—just in time for […]

Norcal Fire Emergency Support Continues

Direct Relief continues to support Northern California clinic and health center partners following the Ponderosa Fire that threatened communities in Shasta and […]