Emergency Response

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

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

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

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

Crisis Alert: Yellow Fever in Angola and DRC

Click the above story map to learn more In late December of 2015 a patient in the dense urban area of Luanda, […]