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 Ian, Hurricane Fiona, the Jackson, MS water crisis, flooding in Pakistan, the flooding in Kentucky and Central Appalachia and the war in Ukraine. 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.  Every dollar truly helps.

ALAN is actively responding to Hurricane Ian, Hurricane Fiona and other humanitarian needs around the globe.

Click on the Case Number to offer your assistance.

Hurricane Ian


Case 9160: Dry storage 25k – 30k with racking near Fort Myers, FL 33901 – food bank

Case 9156: Small warehouse space in/near Fort Myers to support local distribution

Case 9146: Small warehouse to store < 100 pallets for pet food distribution in Fort Myers 33905

Transportation and Transportation Equipment

Case 9173: Transport serving pans Port Charlotte, FL 33948 to Memphis, TN 38118

Case 9172: Transport cleaning supplies Chicago, IL 60632  to Coral Springs, FL 33076

Case 9162: 53′ truck and trailer (drivers have Class A) Fort Myers, FL 33901 – food bank

Material Handling Equipment

Case 9178: Generator (specs TBD) – food pantry Sanibel, FL 33957

Case 9178: Motorized pallet jack – food pantry Sanibel, FL 33957

Case 9178: Propane forklift – food pantry Sanibel, FL 33957

Case 9164: Push cart for Fort Myers, FL 33913 – donations warehouse

Case 9163: Forklift for Fort Myers, FL 33913 – donations warehouse

Case 9134: 3 x electric pallet jacks

Case 9134: Stretch wrap machines and stretch wrap

Case 9134: Equipment and supplies donation for warehouse: 2 x stretch wrap machine with ramp (1 automatic 1 manual)

Case 9134: Equipment and supplies donation for warehouse: 40 x 20′ x 5000’ ft stretch wrap

Case 9134: Equipment and supplies donation for warehouse: Rough terrain electric stacker — 3000-Lb. Capacity, 62ft. Lift Height


Case 9134: 6 to 7 warehouse volunteers




Click here to view a list of completed cases

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

If you are a nonprofit looking for support, please click here.

If you are a business wishing to offer assistance, please click here.

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

Federal Resources

OSHA Worker Safety And Health Resources For Hurricane And Flood Cleanup And Recovery

New Planning Tool from FEMA Resilience Analysis and Planning Tool (RAPT)

NOAA National Weather Service Advanced Hydrologic Prediction Services River Forecast Tool including river projections can be found here.

NOAA National Geodetic Survey damage assessment imagery available here. Using the tool, you can zoom into a specific area to see the damage from Hurricane Ian.

FEMA Preparedness Toolkit

DOT Emergency Preparedness, Response and Recovery Information

Federal Emergency Management Agency

US Chamber National Disaster Help Desk: 888-MY-BIZ-HELP (888-692-4444943)

Disaster Quick Guides for Business and Chambers

Additional Resources

The American Logistics Aid Network is actively working with industry partners and nonprofits to coordinate humanitarian aid for Ukrainian refugees. Below is a list of organizations undertaking related efforts. Feel free to contact us with additional questions or inquiries.

Ukraine Refugee Resources

Verify information on relief organizations through Charity Navigator

Adventist Disaster Relief Agency

Afya Foundation

Airlink Flight

Doctors Without Borders

GlobalGiving Ukraine Crisis Relief Fund

Greater Good

International Committee of the Red Cross

International Medical Corps

International Rescue Committee


Order of Malta /Malteser International and Order of Malta Aid to Ukrainian Refugees


Project C.U.R.E.

Project HOPE

Save the Children

Ukrainian Red Cross


United Nations World Food Programme

USAID Center for International Disaster Information Ukraine Disaster Resources

Voices of Children

World Central Kitchen

World Food Programme

World of Giving