Press Releases

NY Family Health Center Receives $250,000 Grant after Suffering Devastating Losses from Sandy

Direct Relief and National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) help local health center resume care for thousands in need SANTA BARBARA, […]

Santa Barbara Community Invited to Join New York Native, Billy Baldwin, in Helping Sandy Survivors

Nov. 22:  Locals to assemble 1,000 Personal Care Packs Thanksgiving morning at Direct Relief warehouse in Goleta SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Nov. 16 […]

Hurricane Sandy: National Groups Join to Support Nonprofit Health Centers and Clinics

National Association of Community Health Centers, Direct Relief; Establish Sandy Fund to Support Safety-Net Facilities in Affected Communities BETHESDA, Md., SANTA BARBARA, […]

Direct Relief Increases Commitment to Sandy Relief to $1 Million Cash

$25 million in medical material also available; FedEx makes initial deliveries  of nutritional products for nonprofit health center patients in NYC SANTA […]

Direct Relief Commits $250,000 for Hurricane Sandy Relief and Recovery Efforts

$25 million in medical inventory also made available for affected areas  SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Oct. 31 – As the wide-ranging effects of […]

Big Data vs. Big Storm: New Technology Informs Hurricane Sandy Preparedness, Response

 Direct Relief gets help from Palantir to transform humanitarian relief with powerful analytical tools, enabling faster and more precise emergency response. SANTA […]