Posts Tagged puerto rico

Hurricane Maria Hit Close to Home for Puerto Rico Health Worker

All disasters are personal. That’s certainly the case for Yesenia Ortiz and her family. Their home in Arroyo was badly damaged when […]

Shipments of Critical Aid Continue for Puerto Rico, Including Islands of Vieques and Culebra [VIDEO]

It’s been more than four months since Hurricane Maria churned a devastating path through Puerto Rico and the Caribbean. Since then, Direct […]

In a Season of Giving, Needed Medicines Reach Still-Recovering Puerto Rico

As Puerto Rico celebrates the holidays and looks ahead to a new year, a fresh infusion of medicine arrived Monday – a week […]

Direct Relief Airlifts 79,365 lbs of Emergency Medical Aid to Puerto Rico

SAN JUAN, Puerto Rico — A Direct Relief-chartered aircraft landed Monday at Luis Muñoz Marín International Airport in San Juan with 79,365 […]

In Latest Wave of Support for Puerto Rico, Direct Relief Commits $5 Million in Grants to Health Centers and Clinics

Direct Relief announced on Monday a commitment of up to $5 million in cash grants to assist health facilities in Puerto Rico […]

76-Ton Airlift of Medicine and Medical Supplies Lands in Puerto Rico  

SAN JUAN, PUERTO RICO, October 27, 2017 —  Direct Relief today airlifted 152,604 lbs. of urgently needed medical resources to Puerto Rico, […]