This International Women’s Day, Women Take The Wheel
In honour of International Women’s Day today, we’re highlighting a few of our female driver-partners who help move our communities every day. It’s no wonder that women around the world are seeking opportunities like Uber, to earn money on their own terms and on their own schedules.
“Driving with Uber allows me to have control over my life. I have the flexibility to work when I please and provide for my four children.” -Yolanda
“With Uber I can prioritize the needs of my career as a stunt woman. Being my own boss is an incredible feeling.” – Julie
“We are making history by teaching women we can do anything. Uber is a not only a ridesharing platform, it’s an innovative company that allows me to spend more time with my children.” – Elisa
Yesterday we celebrated in Ottawa, tonight Toronto, as we thank the women who help riders get from A to B. It’s an honour to have these women share personal stories with us and we’re more than excited to have them as driver-partners!
We’re excited to expand the Uber for Business platform beyond business travel, to include a world-class customer transportation solution, Uber Central. With Uber Central, organizations of all shapes and sizes can now easily provide on-demand, door-to-door transportation for their customers, clients, and guests.
A little over a year ago, we set out to put a new spin on an old classic–make reliable food delivery available at the tap of a button. Back then, we started by offering food in the UberEATS app from 1,000 pioneering restaurant partners in four cities. And today, more than 40,000 restaurants globally–from poke shops to pasta spots–are sharing food with customers through UberEATS. With a growing restaurant community comes more choices and more complexity. So we’re cooking up features to continue to make UberEATS easy and reliable. Here is a taste–
This flu season, we’re delivering free flu-fighting care packages across the country. When you receive a pack, you’ll have the option to request a free flu shot from a registered nurse–for up to 5 people.