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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

01.03.15 – In concert with the WFP Logistics Cluster

01.03.15- In concert with the WFP Logistics Cluster, LIFT was able to coordinate the shipment of 27 pallets of aid cargo from Cologne, Germany to Sierra Leone and Liberia for NOSLINA and Direct Relief.

12.16.14- Working in concert with Airlink, LIFT was able to provide support

12.16.14- Working in concert with Airlink, LIFT was able to provide support for twelve NGOs from the United States and Europe and assist with the shipment of 65 tons of aid cargo on a CargoLux Boeing 747 Charter to Liberia.

11.26.14 – In support of the on-going efforts to eradicate the Ebola Virus…

11.26.14 – In support of the on-going efforts to eradicate the Ebola Virus Disease from West Africa, LIFT in cooperation with Airlink, ALAN, Scan Shipping, the UK DFIDDirectreliefThe Red CrossMedisend and the National Organization of Sierra Leoneans in North America shipped 80,000 lbs. of humanitarian aid cargo to Freetown, Sierra Leone via a MD-11 in support of multiple non-governmental organizations working in cooperation with the Sierra Leonean Ministry of health to help stop the spread of the Ebola Virus Disease.

11.13.14 – Americares, IRC, OXFAM and Samaritan’s Purse continue…

11.13.14.- Americares, IRC, OXFAM and Samaritan’s Purse continue to support the Ebola Virus Disease eradication efforts by shipping 80 tons of critical humanitarian aid to Monrovia, Liberia on a chartered MD-11.

11.09.2014 – In cooperation with DAMCO, Kalitta and Airlink…

11.09.2014 – In cooperation with DAMCO, Kalitta and Airlink, LIFT coordinated the shipment of 16 tons of Medical Supplies from Americares to the International Organization for Migration to support the opening of a new Ebola Treatment Unit in Liberia.

10.30.2014 – LIFT in cooperation with Airlink, ALAN, Scan Shipping and Kalitta Airways…

10.30.2014 – LIFT in cooperation with Airlink, ALAN, Scan Shipping and Kalitta Airways, launched a 747 full of critical humanitarian aid from JFK in New York, destined for Freetown, Sierra Leone. The AFYA Foundation, Childfund, NOSLINA and the Public Health Agency of Canada all contributed in filling this aircraft with supplies to be used in the fight against the Ebola Virus Disease.

10.25.2014 – LIFT in support of: Americares, Directrelief, International Rescue Corps…

10.25.2014 – LIFT in support of: Americares, Directrelief, International Rescue Corps. International Medical Corps., Project Cure, Medshare, Rotary, Samaritan’s Purse, and Save the Children coordinated the delivery of 65 tons of humanitarian aid to Conakry, Guinea and Monrovia Liberia in cooperation with our partners at: Airlink, ALAN, FEDEX, Nippon Cargo Airlines, TNT and Western Global Airlines.

10.13.2014 – LIFT coordinated the delivery of 60 tons of humanitarian aid…

10.13.2014 – LIFT coordinated the delivery of 60 tons of humanitarian aid from multiple Canadian and U.S. Governmental Agencies, as well as multiple international Non-Governmental agencies to Monrovia Liberia, in cooperation with Air Canada, FEDEX, Nippon Cargo Airlines, Western Global Airlines and Airlink in support of the efforts to contain and eradicate the Ebola Virus in Liberia.

09.29.2014 – LIFT in cooperation with Airlink, ALAN, Nippon…

09.29.2014 – LIFT, in cooperation with AirlinkALANNippon Cargo Airlines and Western Global Airlines delivered 60 tons of critical humanitarian aid cargo from the US and Europe to Monrovia, Liberia via MD-11 for the benefit of the Liberian Ministry of Health & Social Welfare and their partners responding to the Ebola outbreak in Liberia.

09.26.2014 – LIFT is partnering with Airlink to support…

09.26.2014 – LIFT is partnering with Airlink to support a Clinton Global Initiative Commitment to Action to deliver up to 500 tons of critical humanitarian aid to West Africa to support efforts to contain and eradicate the Ebola virus from Liberia, Sierra Leone and Guinea.