International Work

Emergency Aid Shipped to Fiji

We are assembling an emergency air shipment of essential medicines and medical supplies for the Savusavu Foundation in Fiji in response to […]

Haiti’s Cholera Epidemic Update

Today the NY Times ran an article about Haiti’s cholera epidemic, a disease that’s spread through fecal contamination of water. Before Haiti’s devastating earthquake on January […]

David Walton of Partners in Health visits Direct Relief

“Expect phone calls” Dr. David Walton told a roomful of Direct Relief employees Monday afternoon during a presentation on his work building […]

Women Who Rock (Health) International Women’s Day

Direct Relief is honored to partner with and support hundreds of remarkable women around the world who are making tangible gains in […]

300 Ugandan Children to Receive Treatment for Burkitt’s Lymphoma

Today the Burkitt’s Lymphoma Fund for Africa  and Direct Relief announced that UPCID Ltd (a collaboration between the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center and […]

Story: Renewal for Persons with Disabilities in Japan

Submitted by Natsuho Shoji, Program Coordinator for AAR JAPAN “Before the Great East Japan Earthquake, 22 employees, including 6 persons with mental […]