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

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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

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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

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