From Headquarters

Happy 105th Birthday, Edythe!

This morning, Direct Relief celebrated one of its longest-serving volunteers, Edythe Kirchmaier, who turned a remarkable 105 years young. Even today, Edythe continues to volunteer […]

Light a Candle for Edythe on Her 105th!

Every Tuesday morning a bright-eyed spunky woman drives to Direct Relief and energetically leads a team of volunteers. Although all of our […]

Bacara Resort & Spa Finds Unique Way to Help People in Need

Hundreds of people affected by Superstorm Sandy will receive basic care items this holiday season thanks to the generosity of guests staying […]

GSK PULSE Volunteer Delivers Sustainable Change

On Friday, Direct Relief staff bid farewell to Carmen Lennon, a GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) PULSE volunteer, who will return to Philadelphia after six […]

Milwaukee Students Learn About Health in Haiti

Direct Relief staff were on a Skype call yesterday with the 8th grade class from Milwaukee Jewish Day School (MJDS) to personally thank them […]

Local Volunteers Help Neighbors in Need This Holiday Season

This morning about 100 volunteers came to Direct Relief International’s warehouse to assemble 3,000 Personal Care Packs for local people in need. […]