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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

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. 

02.07.2019. LIFT supports the Friends of Disabled Adults and Children,

LIFT, in support of the Friends of Disabled Adults and Children, helps facilitate the carriage of a 53’ container of wheelchairs, hospital beds, etc. to Puerto Rico from Atlanta, GA. in support of continuing recovery efforts in Puerto Rico. 

02.06.2019 LIFT’s founder joins Yacht Aid Global’s board of Trustees.

 LIFT’s founder joins Yacht Aid Global‘s board of Trustees.

11.12.2018 In support of the response efforts to the California Wild Fires.

In support of the response efforts to the California Wild Fires, LIFT, in cooperation with World Hope Intl. and Amazon, were able to facilitate the distribution of air scrubbers to shelters housing those affected by the wildfires in Butte County, CA.

11.11.2018 LIFT and MIT receive the CSCMP Humanitarian Logistic’s Award.

LIFT and MIT’s Humanitarian Supply Chain Lab receive the Council of Supply Chain Management Professionals (CSCMP) Humanitarian Logistic’s Award. 

10.19.2018 ALAN, UPS Foundation, and LIFT

ALAN, UPS Foundation, and LIFT join forces to assist with the transport of multiple Tesla Solar Power Walls from California to Florida supplying power to multiple shelter sites in the areas affected by hurricane Michael. 

10.13.2018 LIFT coordinated efforts

10.13.2018   LIFT coordinated efforts between ALAN, Amazon, World Hope Intl., Cobra Energy, Operation Air Drop and the Cajun Navy Foundation to deliver 10 tons of relief supplies via helicopter to otherwise inaccessible areas effected by Hurricane Michael. 

08.07.2018 LIFT and Trailer Bridge support Good 360

LIFT, in cooperation with Trailer Bridge, support Good 360’s hurricane recovery efforts by coordinating the shipping of 2 x 53’ containers of mattresses to St. Thomas, USVI and Puerto Rico.

05.14.2018 LIFT participates in FEMA’s 2018-2022 Response Strategy Session.

LIFT participates  in FEMA’s 2018-2022 Private Sector Partner Response Strategy Session. 

02.13.2018 LIFT’s partners DAMCO and MigoIQ

LIFT’s partners DAMCO, United For Puerto Rico and MigoIQ, cooperate to ship and arrange final delivery of 100 pallets of humanitarian aid supplies from the US to those affected by hurricane Maria.  Learn more here.