Take Rides, Give Back
Being part of a community means giving back.
For over a year, Uber has been connecting riders with safe and reliable rides in Santa Barbara. In that short time, we’ve integrated ourselves as part of the community and are proud to have formed strong relationships not only with our partner drivers and riders, but also with local businesses and organizations.
As we continue to foster relationships, Uber SB is actively looking for ways to creatively address community needs by using Uber’s technology, brand and social networks. We call this effort Uber Impact.
This holiday season, as part of our Uber Impact campaign, we’re partnering with local non-profit, Unity Shoppe, to collect canned goods to support the local community.
Our driver partners will also be helping support the food drive efforts of the Girl Scouts of California’s Central Coast by loading up their cars at participating grocery stores and dropping off food at the Food Bank throughout the day Friday, November 21st and Saturday, November 22nd.
As you head out, think about grabbing any extra canned food before you hop in your Uber!
Take Rides, Give Back,
Team Uber SB
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.