Direct Relief has been notified by several individuals who've received a fraudulent messages asking for money or personal information from someone pretending to be Direct Relief. These messages have come by text, PayPal, Venmo and other services. If you have received such a message, it did not come from Direct Relief.
Direct Relief would never send unsolicited requests for such information.
This is a scam in which a fraudulent account has impersonated “Direct Relief."
We are sorry for any inconvenience and can assure you that Direct Relief would never send any unsolicited requests for personal information or payment.