Posts Tagged Haiti

Preparation Underway for 2014 Hurricane Season

Hurricane Prep Modules

At Direct Relief, hurricane season runs year-round. The team has already started making donation requests to build new preparedness packs and modules […]

Pre-positioned Medicines Give Haitian Girl A Chance at Life

Seven-year-old Lucienne, an orphan in Haiti, is receiving treatment this week for osteomyelitis, a potentially life-threatening bacterial infection of the bone, because of […]

Hurricane Sandy: One Year Later

One year ago, Hurricane Sandy – the largest Atlantic hurricane on record – pounded the Caribbean nations of Haiti, Jamaica, and Cuba […]

Restoring Sight, Restoring Lives in Haiti

When a membrane developed on Anne Marie Moreau’s right eye,  she couldn’t see well enough to continue her small business making and […]

Responding to the Latest Cholera Outbreak in Haiti

Direct Relief’s emergency response team recently sent 600 gallons of bleach and 200 buckets with spigots to its partner Hopital Albert Schweitzer Haiti (HAS […]