Posts Tagged Santa Barbara

Emergency Response: Sherpa Wildfire, Santa Barbara

Sherpa fire

Every day, the team at Direct Relief monitors, assesses and, if necessary, responds to natural disasters and other emergencies – across the US […]

Volunteers Pack 3,000 Care Kits for Neighbors in Need

Volunteers assemble Personal Care Packs. Photo by Jay Farbman.

Hundreds of volunteers of all ages from the Santa Barbara area came to Direct Relief on Tuesday and Wednesday to assemble 3,000 […]

Broadening Access to Dental Care for California Kids in Need

photo 3

Eleven-year-old Yennyfer walked out of Santa Barbara’s Eastside Dental Clinic on Friday morning with a bright, healthy smile following her second-ever dentist […]

Local High Schoolers Support Safe Births

Rachel and Laurel helped led a campaign to help bring more babies into this world safely.

Dozens more babies will be safely delivered into this world thanks to the hard work and generosity of a team of local […]

Helping Local Students in Need Maintain a Healthy Smile

Direct Relief local programs manager, Martha Angeles (right), teaches local students brushing and flossing techniques.

Direct Relief is working with the United Way of Santa Barbara County to help 200 local families in need maintain healthier smiles […]

Readying Santa Barbara White Fire Response

The White Fire perimeter in relation to Direct Relief's local health center partners.

In response to the wildfire – dubbed the White Fire – burning in the Santa Barbara back country, Direct Relief has offered assistance […]