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Business Express to Collect Hurricane Relief Items
By: Business Express Courier Services
Orlando, FL: Business Express will be collecting hurricane relief items for our neighbors in the Bahamas. Our drivers will be collecting the items from our customer's locations and delivering them to a drop-off center at Air Unlimited in Sanford FL. Air Unlimited is donating their planes to fly the desperately needed items directly to the Bahamas.
Air Unlimited has established a command center to support General Aviation Volunteer Pilots who are donating their aircraft and personal time to fly in relief supplies. The command center is being staffed by US FL House of Rep, Scott Plakon and other volunteers.
AIR UNLIMITED IS ACCEPTING DONATIONS FOR AIRCRAFT FUEL AND RELIEF SUPPLIES in order to facilitate these missions directly into the devastated areas.
The Air Unlimited facilities are located at the Orlando/Sanford airport at 4130 Centerline Lane and are also being used as a drop off / collection site for donated supplies open daily from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. (407) 585-4300. Much needed items are listed below.
Medical Supplies, Non-perishable Food, Baby Formula, Diapers, Pet Food, Toiletries, Feminine Hygiene Products, Hand Sanitizer, Toilet Paper, Clothing, Blankets, Sheets, Towels, Bleach, Laundry Detergent, Bug Spray, Batteries, Utensils, Camp Stoves, Can Openers, Paper Cups, Dish Soap, First Aid Kits, Flash Lights, Lanterns, Rope, Utility Trash Bags, Tarps, Work Gloves, Duct Tape, Extension Cords, Chain Saws, Leaf Blowers, Hand-held Fans, Heavy Duty Brooms, Industrial Mops, Large Tubs or Trash Cans, Blowup Mattresses, Portable Generators, Solar Powered Lights, Solar Powered Cell Phone Chargers, Tools such as – Hammers, Nails, Crow Bars, Zip-ties. (Due to weight restrictions, we cannot accept bottled water at this time. Applicable used items will be accepted)
We were fortunate to miss the devastating effects of Hurricane Dorian, but our Bahamian neighbors were not so fortunate. Please show your support by participating in this unprecedented relief effort to get critical supplies directly to the Bahamas. Simply let us know when you have items ready for pickup or give them to one of our drivers when you see them. To schedule a donation pickup please call us at (407) 622-5228 or you can use the following link to contact us. https://businessexpresscourier.com/