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 Ida, Hurricane Nicholas, Hurricane Henri, the Tennessee flash flood, the Haiti earthquake, Tropical Storm Elsa, the California fires, the Texas winter storm 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 humanitarian efforts.

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Hurricane Ida

9016: Temporary overflow warehouse – Newburgh, NY 12550

9028: Transport 2 TLs drinks and snacks from OK to LA (details pending)

Afghan Refugee Resettlement

9013: Warehouse space near IAD – Dulles, VA 20166 (details pending)

9021: Warehouse space, pallet jack, pallets, pallet racking, gaylord boxes Fort Dix, NJ 08641

9022: 10,000 – 15,000 sqft warehouse space Quantico / Manassas VA


9003: 20’ shipping container in Northern California for Dixie fire

Haiti Earthquake


8987: East coast warehouse for med supplies

General Humanitarian / Special Interest

9019: Electric pallet jack – Newburgh, NY

8999: 56’ shipping container Newburgh, NY 12550

9007: Forklift in East Texas (details pending)


Case 9027: Refrigerated transportation 24 pallets fresh produce from Maryland to Houma, LA

Case 9017: Bottled water for Ida flood response – Newburgh, NY

Case 9015: Boxes to support donations management in Hammond, LA

Case 9008: Ground transport 24 pallets/35,000 lbs food from Albany GA to Newburgh, NY for onward movement to Haiti

Case 9000: Forklift Newburgh, NY

Completed Cases

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

Case 9025: 1 pallet jack for food distribution event in New Orleans, LA – thank you Equipment Depot and MHEDA

Case 9002: Transport PPE from Salt Lake City, UT to IAD – Dulles, VA – thank you CEVA

Case 9009: Forklift to support mass feeding operations – Waverly, TN – thank you LiftOne and MHEDA

Case 9001: Warehouse storage and handling in Miami, FL to support Haiti earthquake and ongoing Caribbean response efforts – thank you WTDC, Interport Logistics and OIC

Case 8985: Transport 1 pallet N95 respirators San Antonio, TX to Fort Worth, TX – thank you Texas Trucking Association and Double Diamond Transport

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

Case 8846: Transport forklift from Kansas City, MO to Bakersfield, CA – thank you WieseUSA, Wagner Logistics and Port TMS/MFW

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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Current Situation

Evacuation Status

As of August 28, 2021 the following evacuations were ordered:


  • St. Charles Parish: mandatory by 5pm Saturday, August 28, 2021
  • New Orleans Lake Catherine, Irish Bayou and Venetian Isles: mandatory evacuation
  • Remaining New Orleans communities: voluntary evacuation order
  • Terebonne Parish: Zone 1 and Zone 2 evacuation ordered; Zone 3 and Zone 4 advised
  • Plaquemines Parish: evacuation ordered
  • Lafourche Parish: voluntary evacuation ordered
  • Port Fouchon: businesses and employees recommended to leave

Federal Resources






New England Regional




Weather Information

Wellness Resources

Additional Resources

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