Posts Tagged Fires

20,000 Respirators Distributed to Residents, Responders, and Evacuees in Shelters

6 pm: With the completion today of a second consecutive community-based distribution effort at three sites in Santa Barbara, Direct Relief has furnished […]

Direct Relief, Public Health Dept. Assemble Medical Shelter at UCSB

Direct Relief emergency response to the Jesusita Fire continued throughout last night, when Direct Relief was asked to help establish at the […]

Direct Relief, Medical Reserve Corps Assist Santa Barbara Residents Affected by Fire

6:55 pm: Direct Relief today deployed staff and 40,000 N95 particulate masks to two sites to assist Santa Barbara residents affected by wildfire […]

Direct Relief, Medical Reserve Corps Open Mask-Distribution Sites in Santa Barbara

At the request of the Santa Barbara County Public Health Department, Direct Relief today established two distribution sites in Santa Barbara to […]

Jesusita Fire: Direct Relief Delivers Protective Masks to First Responders

5:50 p.m.  In response to the rapidly expanding Jesusita fire, Direct Relief has furnished N95 particulate respirators at the request of local emergency […]

Wildfire Outbreak: Direct Relief Responds to Jesusita Fire

Direct Relief has offered assistance in response to rapidly spreading wildfire that erupted this afternoon amid high temperatures and strong winds in […]