Emergency Response

Direct Relief Community Grants Support Two Orphanages in Haiti

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Melissa’s Hope is an orphanage located in the area of Lizon, where the director, Tony Manshino and Jean Pascal Bain, are taking […]

Story: “Mr. H” Reminisces About Tsunami

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by “Mr. H,” disaster victim and IVY employee (edited for understanding) “Before the earthquake, I worked for a fisheries processing company delivering […]

Grant Supports Mobile Library for Tsunami Survivors

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Direct Relief and the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) awarded this week $82,000 to the Shanti Volunteer Association (SVA) to support the […]

Aid Offered Following Himalayan Earthquake Today

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Direct Relief International’s emergency response team has contacted the organization’s partners in India and Nepal to offer assistance in response to the […]

Famine Relief to Support Patients at Refugee Camps in Northern Kenya

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Direct Relief has provided $30,000 in cash and $50,000 (wholesale) in medical supplies to respond to the Horn of Africa famine crisis […]

Aid to Treat 100,000-Plus Cholera Patients Delivered in Haiti

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Since the cholera outbreak began in October 2010 in Haiti, Direct Relief international has provided material aid to treat more than 100,000 […]