Emergency Response

Improving Disaster Response through Information Analysis with Palantir

In the early hours after Hurricane Sandy struck the eastern United States very little was known with reasonable certainty about how the […]

Japan: Progress and Hope Two Years After the Earthquake and Tsunami

Two years after the devastating 9.0 Tohoku Earthquake and subsequent tsunami and nuclear disaster struck northern Japan, taking the lives of more […]

Palantir Expands Commitment to Help Improve Disaster Response

Direct Relief will continue to expand work with technology company, Palantir, as a result of a Commitment to Action announced at the […]

Evaluating Medical Needs After Tornado Hits Hattiesburg, Miss.

Direct Relief quickly responded to a category F-4 tornado that struck Hattiesburg, Miss. on Feb. 10 by reaching out to its local partner network […]

Local Students Pack Emergency Supplies for First Responders

More than 30 students from Cate School in Carpinteria, Calif. organized hundreds of Medical Reserve Corps (MRC) packs yesterday at our warehouse […]

Flu Vaccine Assistance to 38 States and Expanding

In what is being reported by public health officials as the worst flu season in the past decade, Direct Relief USA has […]