El Salvador: Earthquake - Feb 2001
Recipient: Fundacion Salvadorena
Shipment Number: 3395
Shipment Date: 3/27/2003
Recipient: AJWS Projects
Shipment Date: 9/5/2002 Value: $30,672
SANTA BARBARA, CA (April 4, 2001) - Direct Relief International today announced the results of its 1st quarter activities for 2001. The Santa Barbara-based humanitarian relief and development agency provided more than $27 million in assistance to 27 countries in the first quarter, the most expansive level of assistance in any quarter in its 53-year history.
Former U.S. Ambassador to El Salvador Catto Praises Relief Efforts
Direct Relief International is now in contact with its partners in El Salvador to determine what emergency medical supplies are most needed in response to this morning's earthquake. At least 92 people have been reported dead and hundreds injured in the 6.6 magnitude temblor, which follows the January 13th quake that killed more than 800 people and injured over 4,500.