Give and Get back with the Uber Food Drive

The season of giving has arrived, and we’re here to lend a helping hand. To spread the love, we’ve partnered with our friends at Greater Chicago Food Depository to bring you the Uber Food Drive. Donate, ride, and get instantly rewarded.

Donate Two Canned Goods

and Receive up to $500 in Uber Credit


  1.  Open your app today between 8am and 8pm
  2.  Request the FOOD DRIVE option in your app!
  3.  Bring at least two canned goods on your ride and hand them to your driver
    • When your trip ends, your driver will hand you a ticket with a promo code
    • Enter your promo code in the app and earn $5, $25 or $500 in Uber credit
    • Limit one ticket per requester
  4. Don’t wait — there’s a limited amount of tickets out there, so ride and donate now


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Everyday, nearly 800,000 people in Cook County are unsure of where their next meal will come from, but  together  we can make a difference. Stand up, pitch in, and give back this holiday season with Uber’s
On-Demand Food Drive.

The Chicago Food Depository serves more

than 232,100 households annually 

Get your donations ready, and we’ll give you a gift that’ll keep you moving. Every can counts towards feeding Chicago this holiday season, and with your help, we can fight hunger in Chicago.

Let’s make a difference together,

– Team Uber Chicago

*Sources: Hunger in America 2014: Cook County Profile, 2014

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