Press Releases

Nonprofit Releases Seasonal Flu Report as Government Shutdown Suspends Influenza Surveillance

Top 10 Cities at Risk are in TX, OK, NM, WA, CA, MD, LA SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Oct. 12 — With the federal government […]

Direct Relief Among Global Leaders at Clinton Global Initiative

Organization announces support of partnership to expand health care for people in Pakistan  SANTA BARBARA, Calif., Sept. 24, 2013 – Direct Relief […]

Direct Relief Receives President’s Award for Outstanding Use of GIS

Nonprofit Recognized for Improving Operations and Promoting Transparency in Humanitarian Work Redlands, California—Direct Relief, a leading humanitarian medical aid organization, was honored […]

$1.5 Million in Grants to Hurricane Sandy-Battered Nonprofit Health Centers in NY, NJ

Direct Relief and National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) announce relief to health centers affected by the storm SANTA BARBARA, Calif., […]

Hurricane Season: Preparing for Worst Case Scenario

Hurricane Prep Modules

Direct Relief Deploys Country’s Largest Hurricane Preparedness Program as Experts Urge Preparedness, Predict “Extremely Active” Season As the nation braces for the […]

First-Ever Day to End Fistula Brings Attention to Progress, Challenges

Tragic health condition affecting more than 2 million women worldwide “hidden in plain sight”  Santa Barbara, Calif. (May, 23, 2013)—Marking the first–ever International […]