Emergency Response

Direct Relief Community Grants Support Two Orphanages in Haiti

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

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

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

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

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

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