Posts Tagged Louisiana

Emergency Update: Helping U.S. Communities Recover in Wake of 2017 Storms

Storms have torn through a large swath of the U.S. in 2017, with incidents including deadly flooding and devastating tornadoes. In late April, at least […]

Louisiana Floods: Six Month Update on Direct Relief’s Response

In 2016, floodwaters damaged or destroyed the homes of tens of thousands of Louisiana residents. To assist in the recovery, Direct Relief sent 139 shipments […]

Emergency Update: Direct Relief Responding to Deadly Louisiana Flooding

Severe flooding in Louisiana, caused by days of sustained rainfall, has affected tens of thousands and prompted the federal government to declare a major […]

Relief Arrives as Louisiana Endures Unprecedented Floods

Historic floodwaters persist across Louisiana and neighboring states, the result of heavy storms that dropped more than two feet of rain in […]

Assessing Damage: Severe Storms Hit Southern States

Map of Direct Relief's Prepositioned Storm Modules and Weather Warnings by State

Tuesday’s bout of severe storms  – which included tornadoes – left at least four dead and hundreds of homes and businesses damaged across Georgia, Louisiana, […]