Press Releases

Direct Relief Earns 100 Percent Efficiency Score in Forbes 2016 Top U.S. Charities List, Highest Rating Among California-Based Charities

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SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Dec. 16, 2016 – Direct Relief was the highest-rated California-based charity in Forbes Magazine’s newly-released 2016 annual ranking of […]

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

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

10 Community Health Centers Recognized with National Award for Innovation in Diabetes Care

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BD, Direct Relief, and the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) honored 10 of the nation’s 1,200 community health centers with […]

Direct Relief Elects Four New Directors to Board

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Direct Relief has elected four new directors to its board and selected Angel Iscovich, M.D., as its chair. Dr. Iscovich, a board […]

Zeldathon Blasts Off for Charity

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Since 2009, Zeldathon events have raised over $875,000 for good causes At 4:00 p.m. Eastern Time on June 17, an all-star gathering […]

Direct Relief Earns Charity Navigator’s “Perfect 100” Rating

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Direct Relief has earned a perfect score of 100 under Charity Navigator’s new rating system, CN 2.1. Only 51 of the more than […]