International Work

Responding to Spike in Haiti Cholera Cases

On the one-year anniversary of the cholera outbreak in Haiti, U.N. deputy special envoy Dr. Paul Farmer has declared the country’s cholera […]

Responding to Urgent Needs Following Flooding, Mudslides

Direct Relief’s emergency response team is sourcing aid for people in El Salvador, Guatemala, Nicaragua, and Honduras affected by heavy rains that […]

Direct Relief Providing Critically Needed Medical Aid to Pakistan

Direct Relief International is providing urgently needed medical aid for people affected by widespread flooding in Pakistan. Murshid Hospital, a longtime partner […]

Direct Relief Community Grants Support Two Orphanages in Haiti

Melissa’s Hope is an orphanage located in the area of Lizon, where the director, Tony Manshino and Jean Pascal Bain, are taking […]

Story: “Mr. H” Reminisces About Tsunami

by “Mr. H,” disaster victim and IVY employee (edited for understanding) “Before the earthquake, I worked for a fisheries processing company delivering […]

Grant Supports Mobile Library for Tsunami Survivors

Direct Relief and the Japanese American Citizens League (JACL) awarded this week $82,000 to the Shanti Volunteer Association (SVA) to support the […]