Situation Snapshot

What's The Latest And How Can You Help With Relief Efforts?

In recent months, ALAN has been actively monitoring several disasters, including Hurricane Eta, Hurricane Zeta, Hurricane Delta,  Hurricane Sally, the West Coast fires,  Hurricane Laura,  the Iowa derecho and COVID-19.  We encourage you to check in frequently for the latest updates and needs. Or if you’d prefer, feel free to make a donation to support our ongoing efforts.

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8866: 5 TLs of PPE going from San Jose, CA 94088 to Boise, ID 83701

8867: Transport 2 pallets gloves from Denver, CO 80215 to Pierre, SD 57501

8868: Transport up to 4 truckloads hand sanitizer from Sparks, NV 89434 to Woodland Hills, CA 91367

8869: Transport 51 pallets cleaning supplies from Genova GE Italy to 3 destinations in Zagreb Croatia

8870: Transport 48 pallets (stackable) boxes from Normal, IL 61761 to Ashford, CT 06278

General Humanitarian / Special Interest

8825: 3 forklifts – Lecanto, FL (disabled adult training center)

8818: High reach “wave rider” forklift Gwinnett County GA

8846: Transport forklift from Kansas City, MO 64120 to Bakersfield, CA 93308 

8863:  Warehouse space in Lafayette, LA ; need is currently indefinite

8864:  20 TLs from Frederick, MD 21701 to Trenton, NJ 08650 to help carry clothing and books


8835: 40′ storage container

In Progress

Completed Cases

Click here to view a list of completed cases from 2020.

Case 8841: Transport 91 pallets of cardboard boxes from Williamsport, MD to Elk Grove Village, IL – thank you J.B. Hunt

Case 8861: Discounted box truck rental for meal deliveries NY – thank you Penske

Case 8865: Donation electric pallet jack for emergency food distribution TX – thank you CE-DFW Warehouse Solutions

Case 8871: Donation pallet jack to ensure food security CA – thank you Prism Logistics

Case 8880: Transport hand sanitizer Bedford Park, IL to Holbrook, AZ – thank you UPS

Case 8886: Transport one truckload water from FL to Houston, TX – thank you Uber Freight

Case 8966: Transport one truckload water from Lumberton, NC to Houston, TX – thank you Amazon

Case 8973: Transport juice from Random Lake, WI to Hurricane Laura Survivors in DeRidder, LA – thank you Schneider

Case 8973: Transport vitamin water from Random Lake, WI to Hurricane Laura Survivors in DeRidder, LA – thank you Amazon

American Logistics Aid Network is closely monitoring information regarding COVID-19 caused by the novel Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 and its impact on supply chains. You will find below links for Current Situation updates, Logistics and Supply Chain information, Non-Profit and First Responder information, and Personal/Personnel Safety. We invite your questions and comments via our contact us page.

Supply Chain Intelligence Center Visit ALAN’s Supply Chain Information Center for the most up-to-date information on policies and infrastructure disruptions affecting freight flows.

Current Situation

Information about the virus from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

Visual of where cases have been identified (note that the numbers may be underreported based on a shortage of testing kits)

Information about the COVID-19 response from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA):

Covid-19 Response Page ENGLISH

Covid-19 Response Page SPANISH


Logistics and Supply Chain Information

Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration (FMCSA):  FMCSA Expanded National Emergency Declaration: Including hours of service

CDC Media Releases – Supplying Truck Driver Guidance: CDC Statement on Self-Quarantine Guidance for Greater New York City Transportation and Delivery Workers

Small Business Administration (SBA): COVID-19 Resources


Non-Profits and First Responders

CDC:  Interim Guidance for Community- and Faith-Based Organizations


Personal/Personnel Safety

How to keep yourself and your employees healthy: Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) COVID-19 Overview

CDC: How to Protect Yourself

Environmental Protection Agency (EPA): Disinfectants for Use Against COVID-19

CDC: Key Mitigation Measure In the Event of Exposure

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Visit our Supply Chain Intelligence Center for the most current weather and COVID impact information.

Current Situation






Weather Information

Wellness Resources

Additional Resources

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