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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 […]

Hurricane Sandy Makes Landfall in Jamaica, Heads North

Direct Relief’s partners in the Caribbean are weathering the storm as Category 1 Hurricane Sandy strengthens and makes landfall near Kingston, the […]

Personal Care Packs Help Families in Need

In August, Direct Relief’s warehouse was full of volunteers  working to assemble Personal Care Packs filled with basic hygiene items for people […]

The Critical Role Community Health Centers Play Across the U.S.

Direct Relief and the National Association of Community Health Centers (NACHC) have worked closely together since the days following Hurricane Katrina in […]

Generator Enables Health Center in Missouri to Run During Emergencies

Following the severe storms in 2011 that devastated communities throughout the Midwest,  Direct Relief contributed $50,000 to Katy Trail Community Health Center in […]

Access to Family Planning on World Contraception Day

Today is World Contraception Day!  There are 215 million women around the world that lack access to contraception.  In low resource settings […]