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Hurricane Michael and Logistics Assistance Requests

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TIA is proud to continue to partner with the American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN) as Florida continues to recover from Hurricane Michael. ALAN has received the following requests for assistance:

  • Case 1310 – Food Bank needs semi tractor; single axle or twin axle. A pup reefer trailer; 32 or 36 ft. Tallahassee, FL
  • Case 1311 – Food Bank needs an electric forklift or reach truck of any mast height work. Tallahassee, FL
  • Case 1316 – Warehouse space, Tallahassee
    60K sq. ft. of space needed in Tallahassee, at least 2 dock high doors and adequate parking
  • Master Case: Food Bank in Florida Panhandle 1318:

-Case 1319: 4 mobile pantry trucks (with side panels for easy food distribution at mobile sites). Ideally, all should have refrigerator units.
-Case 1320: 2 electric forklifts, with two chargers. Each charger should be compatible with both forklifts. (Please no diesel or liquid propane forklifts.)
-Case 1321: 2 Big Joe electric pallet jacks
-Case 1322: 1 tractor
-Case 1323: 1 trailer w/ lift gate (53’, 48’ or 36’ pup is fine) — can be a dry van (i.e., with no reefer unit) if it means that we’d receive it quicker
-Case 1324: 1 CDL box truck w/ lift gate — can be a dry van (i.e., with no reefer unit) if it means that we’d receive it quicker

  • Case 1326: Organization needs file/bankers boxes for records as well as boxes for storage. Panama City, FL
  • Case 1328 – Non-profit looking for Containers to store donations, Blountstown, FL
    In need of 5 Pods, Shipping Containers, or Trailers ASAP that can be left on site for roughly 3 weeks.
  • Case 1330 – Non-profit looking for Forklifts, Tallahassee, FL
  • Case 1331 – Non-profit looking for Manual Pallet Jacks, Tallahassee, FL
  • Case 1332 – Non-profit looking for Pallet Pullers, Tallahassee, FL
  • Case 1334 – Non-profit looking for Box Trucks, SW Georgia
  • Case 1336 – Transportation Rocky Point, NC to Panama City, FL
    Non-profit looking to move a 40′ shipping container with 5th wheel hitch from Rocky Point NC to Panama City, FL
  • Case 1337 – Non-profit looking for a Forklift. Panama City, FL
  • Case 1338 – Non-profit looking for a 24′ Refrigerated Box Truck with Lift Gate. Panama City, FL

If you wish to provide assistance, please contact ALAN at 863-668-4238 or at Ops@ALANaid.org. Additional requests will be posted on ALAN's Logistics Needs page as they are received.

TIA and ALAN thank you for your ongoing support.


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