International Work

How a Hand-Made Hygiene Kit Empowers Girls to Stay in School

Globally, millions of women and girls lack access to feminine products and sanitation resources during their periods. While menstruation is a natural […]

Helping Patients in Afghanistan Manage Their Diabetes #HelptheHelpers

Nearly 40 percent of the Afghan population lacks access to basic health services, causing many to suffer from serious, yet preventable, diseases. […]

Helping Nepali Children with Disabilities Enjoy Healthy Lives #HelptheHelpers

Almost 15 percent of the world’s population lives with a physical or mental disability, classified as a condition that limits a person’s […]

Helping People in the Himalayas See Again #HelptheHelpers

The Gorkha earthquake and subsequent aftershocks that struck Nepal on April 25, 2015, resulted in nearly 9,000 deaths and approximately 22,000 injuries. Over a […]

The Baxter International Foundation and Direct Relief Launch Initiative to Bring Life-Saving Medical Services to Hundreds of Thousands in Mexico City

Driving Your Health (Manejando tu Salud), a mobile health program that deploys medical teams to communities in Mexico City with limited access […]

Emergency Response Update: Earthquake in Tanzania

On September 10, 2016, a magnitude 5.9 earthquake struck the northern section of Tanzania near the Ugandan border, centering on the small […]