Emergency Response

Mayors Mitch Landrieu and Helene Schneider Visit Direct Relief’s New Headquarters

Direct Relief staff hosted New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu on Thursday, as well as Santa Barbara Mayor Helene Schneider and city staff. […]

With Gaps in Health Care Left by Earthquake, Mexfam Steps Up in Oaxaca

On a scorching Wednesday afternoon, representatives from Direct Relief-partner organization Mexfam drove into the village of Santa María de Xadani in the […]

76-Ton Airlift of Medicine and Medical Supplies Lands in Puerto Rico  

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO, October 27, 2017 —  Direct Relief today airlifted 152,604 lbs. of urgently needed medical resources to Puerto Rico, […]

Direct Relief to Airlift 76 Tons of Medicine and Medical Supplies to Puerto Rico

MIAMI, October 25, 2017 — Direct Relief is preparing to airlift 152,604 lbs. of urgently needed medical resources to the Department of […]

Wildfire Update: Additional Medical Aid, $50,000 Recovery Grant Delivered to Health Center Damaged by Blaze

Catastrophic wildfires across Northern California, which hit the area on Oct. 8, have displaced upwards of 100,000 people, destroyed at least 8,400 […]

Wildfire Update: Emergency Medicine, N-95 Masks Delivered to Northern California

Deadly wildfires across Northern California that erupted Oct. 8 have displaced upwards of 100,000 people, destroyed over 7,700 structures and caused at […]