Posts Tagged Oklahoma

Aid Delivered to Flood-Affected Communities in Texas & Oklahoma

Volunteers cleaning up homes damaged from flooding wear donated N95 masks to protect them from loose debris. Photo: NACC Disaster Services.

Direct Relief has sent three shipments of emergency aid supplies to partners caring for people in need in Texas and Oklahoma following […]

Responding to Deadly Flooding in Texas & Oklahoma

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View image | gettyimages.com Following severe flooding that has destroyed thousands of structures, forcing hundreds of people to evacuate their homes, Direct […]

Responding to Medical Needs After Tornadoes Sweep Southern Plains

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View image | gettyimages.com Direct Relief is responding to medical needs following severe weather Wednesday night across the Plains in which 51 […]

Update: Oklahoma Tornado Response Continues

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Nearly three weeks after the devastating tornadoes initially hit the Oklahoma City area – followed by continued storms, severe flooding and the […]

Collaborating with Palantir, Team Rubicon to Help Oklahomans in Need

Andrew MacCalla (center) works with Team Rubicon on the ground in Moore, Okla. to conduct assessments and better help people in need.

To effectively help people following a disaster like the tornado that devastated Moore, Oklahoma, emergency responders need good coordination and comprehensive information. […]

Full Disclosure: Rapid response in Oklahoma was that of FedEx too

SenseAware powered by FedEx helped make Direct Relief's tornado response more efficient.

As the devastating tornado hit Moore, Oklahoma earlier this week, Direct Relief’s rapid response – which has included 10 emergency overnight deliveries […]