Press Releases

El Niño: Mapping Health Risks for California’s Most Vulnerable

El Nino Story Map

A geospatial analysis by Direct Relief has identified communities in California’s Los Angeles, San Luis Obispo, Yolo, Lake, and Trinity counties as facing […]

Edythe Kirchmaier, January 22, 1908 ~ October 24, 2015

Edythe and Joe

Edythe Kirchmaier, beloved Direct Relief volunteer and inspiration, passed away peacefully yesterday surrounded by her loving family. Edythe’s generosity of spirit, humble […]

Community Health: Seven Health Centers Win National Award for Innovation in Diabetes Care

Innovation in Care Award Winners

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