Fueling Economic Growth, the Uber Community in Hayward

Last month, we announced a great milestone for the Bay Area: 20,000 Bay Area residents are actively partnering with Uber as a flexible economic opportunity. As the number of Bay Area residents partnering with us continues to grow, we remain committed to investing in their communities and helping them unlock that economic opportunity.

In fact, in April 2015 alone, partners living in Hayward and Union City (Assembly District 20) earned over $1.9 million on the Uber platform.

Last week, we hosted our first of many pop-up partner support and activation centers in Hayward, and we were floored by the warm reception from the 200 residents who joined us. Many folks came to refer friends and family, get vehicle inspections, and share their stories with the Uber partner community.

Hayward Uber Event Photos

In just one year, we have partnered with over 1000 residents from the Hayward and Union City Area that encomapasses Assembly District 20. These thousands of residents helped grow the rider community by 700% by providing safe, reliable rides.

We are thrilled to be part of the economic engine of the East Bay, and of communities of all sizes throughout California. Stay tuned for more pop-up and permanent Uber Community support and Activation Centers throughout California!

California driver-partner map

“What I like most about driving with Uber is that I earn money to help people get where they want or need to go. What I love about it is that I can drive with Uber whenever I want and as much as I want. I wish I would have known about driving with Uber way before I started.”

— Julio Rodriguez, Uber driver-partner — Hayward

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Uber California Team

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