ALAN website offers current information on logistics needs and more

The website of the American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN) is an up-to-date resource for many kinds of information flowing through and around a disaster such as Hurricane Dorian. One of the main services is to match needs to donated logistics services, space and equipment, but there is more. Continue reading

AWESOME Advisor joins Board of ALAN

Natalie Putnam, Chief Commercial Officer at Verst Logistics and an AWESOME Advisor, has joined the board of the American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN). ALAN is an industry-wide organization that provides supply chain assistance to disaster relief organizations and other non-profits. The Executive Director of ALAN, Kathy Fulton, is also an AWESOME leader and spoke about ALAN at the 2018 Symposium. Continue reading

How ALAN meets hurricane season needs

A blog on the website of the American Logistics Aid Network (ALAN) explains what goes on “behind the scenes” to match disaster needs with critical services or equipment. Written by Richard Sharpe, ALAN’s VP of Process and Technology, the blog answers frequently asked questions such as why, in a particular situation, there may appear to be relatively few needs listed on the website. Continue reading