Press Releases

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 […]

Preparing New Orleans, Gulf Coast for direct hit from Isaac

Direct Relief’s pre-positioned Hurricane Preparedness Packs safeguard against health risks SANTA BARBARA, Calif., August 27, 2012 – As New Orleans and the […]

State of the Safety Net Release: Nonprofit Clinics Face Challenges

An alarming majority of U.S. nonprofit health centers, community clinics, and free clinics are seeing increased patient numbers, expect to treat more […]

HIV Testing Milestone: 20 Million Tests Provided

Today marks historic milestones for Abbott, The Abbott Fund and Direct Relief. Partnering together for over 10 years, 20 million rapid HIV tests […]

Direct Relief Women Hosts Successful Fundraiser

The DirectRelief Women really understands the mission and the ethos of Direct Relief. These passionate, focused women have come together as a […]