Press Releases

Direct Relief International Receives $500,000 Year-end Donation

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SANTA BARBARA, CA. (December 28, 2011) — Direct Relief International received a welcome year-end boost with a $500,000 contribution from an individual […]

Forbes: Direct Relief among Most Efficient U.S. Charities

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Direct Relief has been ranked by Forbes magazine as one of the twenty most efficient large charities in the United States in […]

JOPLIN: Six Months After the Tornado

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Today Direct Relief International announced that it is providing additional health care assistance to the people affected by the tornados and storms. […]

KAITEKI Institute to Donate 1000 Solar-powered Lights to Maternal and Child Health

October 3, 2011 (Santa Barbara, CA)—Direct Relief International, a leading medical relief organization, today announced that the KAITEKI Institute has donated one […]

Med-Packs Donated to County Medical Reserve Corp Units

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The County’s three Medical Reserve Corp (MRC) units today gathered for a press conference to express appreciation for an unprecedented donation of […]

CVS Caremark Donating $6 Million in Free Flu Shots

More than 400 participating clinics across the country to distribute vouchers redeemable at any CVS/pharmacy or MinuteClinic location for a free flu […]