Direct Relief International

Since 1948, Direct Relief International has worked to improve the quality of life for people in need. We focus on health-by providing essential material resources to locally run health programs in poor areas around the world and during times of disaster. Direct Relief International is a non-political and non-sectarian organization that provides assistance without regard to race, ethnicity, political or religious affiliation, gender, or ability to pay. Since its inception, Direct Relief has provided appropriate and specifically requested medical resources to community-based institutions and organizations in over 140 countries including the United States. In 2002, Direct Relief supplied 57 countries with more than $67 million wholesale value of medical donations- enough material to serve 9.7 million people.

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