#nepalearthquake: Join Us in the Relief Efforts
News pours in with updated casualties, monuments representing a rich historical and cultural heritage destroyed. The loss in Nepal and surrounding regions in India has left people homeless and devastated. Feeling helpless against such forces of nature is understandable.
As true as that sentiment may be, it’s all the more important for us to come together as a community and make a positive difference. We’re making it easy for you to contribute!
At its core, Uber is a logistics platform. Using it to make it easier for more people to join in this massive relief effort is our tiny contribution to the people affected by this calamity.
Uber is connecting your donations directly to the Red Cross in an effort to help raise funds. You can contribute right through the Uber app by entering any/all of the codes below until 4 May 2015. We’ll automatically charge your account.
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.