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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

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.

05.25.2011 – LIFT in cooperation with Maersk lines…

5.25.11 – LIFT in cooperation with Maersk lines shipped 112 Barrels of dehydrated soup aboard the M/V Sealand Lightning for Giving Children Hope from Long Beach, CA. to multiple food banks in the prefectures effected by the Great East Japan Earthquake and ensuing tsunami.

06.10.11 – LIFT shipped a 20′ container…

6.10.11 – LIFT in cooperation with Maersk lines shipped a 20′ container of humanitarian aid for The AFYA Foundation from Newark, NJ to Yokohama, Japan aboard the M/V Maersk Westport for the benefit of those effected by the Great East Japan Earthquake and ensuing tsunami.

05.18.2011 – LIFT in cooperation with: The Ron & Don Show…

05.18.2011 – LIFT in cooperation with: The Ron & Don Show, Pacific Cascade Trucking and NYK Lines shipped five 40′ containers of Humanitarian Aid & Relief to the City of Misawa Japan for the benefit of the orphans at the Bikou-En Orphanage.

More of this story can be read here: http://www.stripes.com/news/pacific/japan/radio-station-inspired-aid-fin…

More information:
Ron and Don Show: http://mynorthwest.com/category/ronanddon/

Pacific Cascade Trucking: http://pacificcascade.net/default.htm

NYK Line: http://www2.nykline.com/

05.12.2011 – LIFT delivers a 6000lb shipment of humanitarian…

05.12.2011 – LIFT, in cooperation with Nippon Cargo Airlines, delivered a 6000 lb. shipment of humanitarian aid & relief supplies to the Department of Health & Welfare in Sendai.

04.21.2011 – LIFT in cooperation with Nippon…

04.21.2011 – LIFT, in cooperation with Nippon Cargo Airlines, delivered a 4000lb shipment of medical aid & relief supplies to the Department of Health & Welfare of the Fukushima & Iwate Prefectures.

04.11.2011 – LIFT in cooperation with…

04.14.2011 – LIFT in cooperation with Kuehne & Nagel and Nippon Cargo Airlines delivered 3800 lbs. of humanitarian aid from Los Angeles to Japan for Aerobridge & Giving Children Hope.

For more information on Giving Children Hope please visit their website: www.gchope.org

04.11.2011 – LIFT assists the AFYA Foundation…

4.11.2011 – LIFT assists the AFYA Foundation with air and ocean shipping of humanitarian aid to Japan. To read more please visit: http://www.afyafoundation.org/index-4.html

04.11.14 – LIFT, in cooperation with Port Jersey Logistics…

04.11.14 – LIFT, in cooperation with Port Jersey Logistics and MOL Lines shipped ten 40′ containers of humanitarian aid, valued in excess of USD 450,000, from the AFYA Foundation to the Department of Social Welfare and Development in Quezon City, Philippines for the benefit of those affected by Typhoon Haiyan.

04.02.2011 – LIFT delivers 1800lbs of humanitarian…

LIFT delivers 1800lbs of humanitarian aid donated by the AFYA Foundation to Japan in cooperation with Nippon Cargo Airlines and Kuehne & Nagel.