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About

LIFT was founded as a not-for-profit logistics provider for fellow 501c3 foundations and other Non-Government Organizations responding to disasters. We pride ourselves on being able to deliver the impossible in trying times. LIFT is an organization that affords responders access to: general aviation aircraft, heavy jets, helicopters, small & large vessels and ground transportation to bring people and cargo to disaster sites. We strive to deliver these assets to NGO’s for free or at a reduced cost whenever possible.

Mission Statement:

To effectively assist in the transportation of first-responders, relief workers and their cargoes to disaster sites.

TO HELP

100% of all tax deductible donations received by LIFT are used to support the transportation of humanitarian aid to natural disaster sites around the globe.




Land

LIFT prides itself on providing free or below market ground transportation of relief cargo to disaster sites. We work closely with partners including major trucking companies and local truckers in order to provide free or below market ground transportation of relief goods to disaster sites.

For ground transportation inquieries please contact: Land@gotlift.org

Sea

LIFT prides itself on providing free or below market ocean transportation of relief cargo to disaster sites. We work closely with partners, major steamship lines as well as ships owners to provide free or below market carriage of relief goods to disaster sites.

For ocean transportation inquiries please contact: Sea@gotlift.org

Air

LIFT prides itself on providing free or below market air transportation of first responders, medical teams, humanitarian aid workers as well as their cargoes to disaster sites. We work closely with partners in the corporate and general aviation community in an effort to provide lift to qualified groups responding in times of crisis.

For air transportation inquiries please contact: Air@gotlift.org 

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News

12.20.2020 LIFT partners, Yacht Aid Global & Life Flight Fiji respond to Hurricane Yala in Fiji.

 LIFT partners, Yacht Aid Global, Life Flight Fiji respond to Hurricane Yala in cooperation with the Fiji National Disaster Management Office to streamline the immediate delivery of aid to those impacted by the storm. 

12.17.2020 In collaboration with Colombia’s National Disaster Risk Management Unit.

12.17.2020  In collaboration with Colombia’s National Disaster Risk Management Unit, LIFT facilitated the delivery of 5 solar-powered desalinization plants to Isla de Providencia with support from the Colombian Police post-Hurricane Iota. 

12.02.2020 LIFT Cooperates with the Colombian Air Force

LIFT Cooperates with the Colombian Air Force, ADRA and World Hope Intl. to provide 500,000 sq. ft of roofing material to those affected by Hurricane Iota on Isla De Providencia.

05.05.2020 Disaster response in the age of Covid-19.

LIFT is featured in BreakBulk Magazine highlighting how maritime assets lend support in times of crisis and the challenges faced by humanitarian aid supply chain experts during the COVID-19 pandemic.

02.13.2020 LIFT & IBM

LIFT is proud to announce their collaborative partnership with IBM to develop an “Operational Risks Insight” artificial intelligence tool to help predict the impact of disasters on global supply chains.

11.06.2019 LIFT in conjunction with Polyglass and Good Samaritan Shipping

LIFT in conjunction with Polyglass and Good Samaritan Shipping helped to facilitate and deliver in excess of 6000 rolls of roofing material to the Abacos, the Bahamas in support of the ongoing recovery efforts. 

10.17.2019. LIFT supports Tesla

LIFT supports Tesla with the expedited shipping via air and sea of seven Mobile Power Wall units to The Bahamas to supply electricity to medical clinics and fire stations throughout the Abacos post-hurricane Dorian.

09.30.2019 LIFT Cooperates with a coalition of International NGOs.

LIFT Cooperates with a coalition of international non-governmental organizations to help fulfill Amazon’s delivery of aid to the Bahamas via 767 aircraft post-Hurricane Dorian. 

09.26.2019 LIFT, SOL Relief, Amazon Disaster Response & IMC.

LIFT and SOL Relief cooperate to support Amazon and International Medical Corp. with the expedited delivery of essential humanitarian aid from the USA to the Bahamas post-hurricane Dorian.

02.08.2019 LIFT, H2O Worldwide Group, Kohler and Trailer Bridge.

LIFT, in cooperation with H2O Worldwide Group, Kohler and Trailer Bridge, support on-going relief efforts in Puerto Rico by coordinating the shipping of a 53’ foot container of water filtration equipment to San Juan, Puerto Rico.