International Relief Teams alleviates the suffering caused by poverty and disaster around the globe, from the forgotten corners of the world to right here at home, by sending volunteer teams, relief supplies, and other assistance to improve the lives of those who suffer most.
IRT has worked in 68 countries around the globe.
Including food, medicine, and relief supplies to families world- wide since 1988.
to all our programs locally and internationally
Hurricane Harvey caused catastrophic flooding and damage throughout southern Texas and Louisiana. We povided immediate, emergency aid and are currently providing long-term assistance to help devastated families rebuild and restore their homes and their lives.
A young family moves home two years after catastrophic flooding in Louisiana Crystal’s real-life nightmare began two years ago in August 2016 when it started to rain. Crystal lived with her partner Kevin and 15-year-old son, Micheal, outside Baton Rouge in Springfield, Louisiana. When Kevin and Crystal bought their home six years ago, they did not know it was in a 1-in-1,000 year flood zone and that 2016 was the year the river would flood for the first time in human memory.