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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 […]

Hurricane Sandy: Restoring Pharmacy Access in NYC

In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, Direct Relief is paying extra-close attention to a key factor in disaster response—access to pharmacy services, both […]

Hurricane Sandy: Offering Help Amid Evacuations, Outages

While Sandy travels further inland, leaving behind thousands of people in shelters and widespread power outages, Direct Relief is actively monitoring needs and […]

Hurricane Sandy: N.J. Flooding Poses Health Risks

With support from technology partner, Palantir, Direct Relief is analyzing real-time data in preparation to respond to needs near Atlantic City, N.J., […]

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 […]

Hurricane Sandy: Using Technology For Effective Response

As Hurricane Sandy barrels up the eastern coastline of the United States, aiming for landfall late Monday or early Tuesday morning somewhere […]