Clean out your closets Montrealers!
Spring has sprung, and it’s officially the time of year for cleaning out closets! #UberSpringCleaning is here! In the spirit of the season, we are teaming up with our friends at “Big Brothers Big Sisters of Montreal Foundation” to make donating clothing quick and convenient.
#UberSpringCleaning – this Saturday, May 30, clean out your closets and let Uber take care of the rest
With the touch of a button, a driver will come to your house, pickup bags of clothing and deliver them directly to a local donation center — all for free!
By donating, you’re not only checking a box on your to-do list, but also supporting Big Brothers Big Sisters of Montreal Foundation in its missions to develop programs and assist youth in need of a significant model in their lives.
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A huge thank you to Uber for organizing this clothing drive day! We also thank the entire community, the drivers, as well as those who have generously donated to our cause. Proceeds from your donations will be used to significantly help young people from single parent families who are in need of mentoring.What we do for them today, will make a world of difference for them tomorrow.
–Sylvain Chaleteix, Digital Marketing Manager
Big Brothers Big Sisters of Montreal Foundation
HOW IT WORKS:
- Bag up your clothing such as jackets, shirts, pants, blouses and any other items of clothing you’re willing to donate
- Open your Uber app on Saturday, May 30 from 11am to 3pm.
- Request GIVE at the bottom of the screen
- An uberX will arrive to pick up your items – and will drop-off your donation to the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Montreal Foundation free of charge.
- All clothing must be bagged for drivers to accept your donation
- Drivers will arrive at your requested pickup location. Please keep in mind drivers can’t leave vehicles unattended—we ask that you bring your bagged clothing out to meet your driver when they arrive.
- #UberSpringCleaning will be in high demand so please be patient!
If you are unable to donate on May 30, you can still help Big Brothers Big Sisters of Montreal Foundation by finding the nearest donation center here. We are thrilled to be partnering with Big Brothers Big Sisters of Montreal Foundation for #UberSpringCleaning this Saturday.
The mission of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Montreal is to pair children from single-parent families with a responsible adult whom they will meet on a regular basis in order to encourage a fulfilling experience for the pair. They offer positive and meaningful role models to children, which will contribute to a stronger self-esteem, the development of healthy lifestyle habits and promote educational success.
We hope you join us on Saturday!
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