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Our hearts go out to the people of Nepal following the tragic earthquake that struck early this morning. With initial reports of more than 1,200 casualties, Direct Relief is mobilizing medical support with local and regional responders. As additional information becomes available in the coming hours and days, updates will be available on Direct…Read More

Nepal Earthquake: Emergency Update - Direct Relief

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Direct Relief is mobilizing its Emergency Response Team after a 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Nepal killed more than 1,200 people, with many more feared trapped under rubble. The quake struck an area between the capital, Kathmandu, and the city of Pokhara. The majority of people affected are in the valley around Kathmandu, where medical facilities…Read More
Direct Relief is mobilizing its emergency response team in the wake of the deadly earthquake in Nepal.

Direct Relief Mobilizing To Send Medical Aid To Nepal Quake Victims

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GOLETA, Calif. - Local non-profit Direct Relief is mobilizing its emergency response team in the wake of the deadly earthquake in Nepal. Immediately after the 7.8 magnitude quake hit, Direct Relief started reaching out to it's partners on the ground there. On Saturday, Direct Relief committed $50,000 for the immediate…Read More