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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

01.17.2014 – Mitsui OSK Lines, ALAN, and the Port Jersey…

01.17.2014 – In cooperation with Mitsui OSK Lines, ALAN (www.alanaid.org) and the Port Jersey Logistics Company, LIFT was able to ship 3 x 40′ containers of aid cargo to the Philippine Red Cross for the benefit of those affected by Typhoon Haiyan.

01.14.2014 – Through the joint efforts of the UPS Foundation…

01.14.2014 – Through the joint efforts of the UPS Foundation, NYC-OEM, AFYA Foundation and the American Red Cross, LIFT was able to deliver 650 pallets of bottled water to the WV National Guard in Charleston, WV to assist in their response to the Elk River chemical spill.

12.19.2013 – Federal Express in cooperation with NCA…

12.19.2013 – Federal Express in cooperation with NCA and K-lines arranged for the expedited shipment of 12 pallets, 8000# of critical aid and relief supplies from JFK, NY to the port of Cebu, Philippines for the Philippine Red Cross.

12.18.2013 – LIFT in cooperation with Ship Co….

12.18.2013 – LIFT in cooperation with Ship Co. moved a 20′ container of donated diabetic testing supplies from Liberty Medical (www.libertymedical.com) to the ABS-CBN Foundation Inc in the Philippines for the benefit of those affected by Typhoon Haiyan.

12.17.2013 – Our partners at ALAN…

12.17.2013 – Our partners at ALAN (www.alanaid.org), Pacific International Lines, Total Transportation Services, Inc. and the UPS foundation cooperated in the shipment of 1440 cases of bottled water (2 x 40′ containers) from Nestle in Ontario, CA. to the Philippine Red Cross and ABS-CBN Foundation.

12.10.2013 – Clearbrook LLC of Mobile, Alabama…

Clearbrook LLC of Mobile, Alabama donated fifty water filtration systems for the benefit of people affected by Typhoon Haiyan. This donation was carried by Airlink partner Etihad from Houston to the Philippines.

12.07.2013 – LIFT and Airlink’s partner UPS carried…

12.07.2013 – LIFT and Airlink’s partner UPS carried ~5000 Lbs. of MRE’s (Meals Ready to Eat) to the Philippines in support of ABS-CBN Foundation.

11.25.2013 – LIFT in cooperation with Airlink members…

LIFT in cooperation with Airlink members, Nippon Cargo Airlines and FEDEX assisted AFYA with the shipment of 1200# of critical aid and relief cargo from New York to Manila for the benefit of the Philippine Red Cross.

11.22.2013 – Airlink Member Etihad Airlines and Kuehne…

Airlink Member, Etihad Airlines and Kuehne & Nagel assisted LIFT with the transportation of two self contained water purification systems from Houston, TX to Manila for the Philippine Red Cross. The water makers were donated by Pristina Capital Partners.

11.18.2013 – LIFT member Global DIRT…

LIFT member Global DIRT is on the ground in Tacloban, Philippines participating in search and rescue operations and critical needs assessments.