Introducing #UberGIVING – Helping Hyderabad Give Back This Republic Day

What’s a better way to embark upon the new year than to give back to our community. This Republic Day, we’re introducing UberGIVINGWith our network of thousands of riders and drivers, we’re helping Hyderabad give back!

On Monday 26th January from 11am-4pm, you will be able to request an UberGIVING car to come and collect donations from your home or office. These donations will go to the elderly at Om Nivas old age home and to the rural needy at Aman Vedika. In return, the UberGIVING volunteers will hand over a thank you present in the form of a gift voucher from OKHAI, a rural women empowerment organisation.

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Om Nivas Welfare is a non-profit organisation based in Hyderabad. Their main focus is providing quality care and professional support to the elderly.

Aman Vedika, the Andhra Pradesh chapter of Aman Biradari motivates groups to work together with the aim to create secular and democratic spaces for women, youth and children from religious minorities.

What can you do to help?

Start collecting the following items to donate on Monday:

  • Wheat, Rice, Pulses (non perishable)
  • Packets of sugar, salt

Between 11am and 4pm on Monday, swipe the slider on your app to UberGIVING and request a car.  We will pick up your donations and hand over your gift. Your ride will not be charged.

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So this Republic Day, help spread the word among your family, friends, colleagues and get people to share, act & contribute. Don’t forget double referral credits are on till 1st February!

Jai Hind!
The Uber Hyderabad team

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