Driving Hunger Out of New Jersey
The countdown to the holiday season has begun! This year, we’re teaming up with the Community FoodBank of New Jersey (CFBNJ) to collect canned and non-perishable goods for those in need across the Garden State.
We know it can be difficult finding time to donate to your local food bank, so we’re bringing the food bank to your doorstep! This Saturday, November 7, if you’re in Hudson, Bergen or Essex County, you can request a free, on-demand donation pickup.
The CFBNJ distributes 43 million pounds of food a year to more than 1,000 non-profit programs.
HOW IT WORKS
- OPEN the Uber app between 10am-2pm on Saturday, November 7 in Hudson, Bergen or Essex County.
- SELECT the ‘FOOD DRIVE’ option in your app.
- REQUEST a free pickup for your canned and non-perishable goods.
- When your Uber arrives, BRING your goods to the driver.
- Not sure what to donate? Click here for a list of most wanted food items, such as canned tuna, pasta, and cereal.
- Don’t have extra food in your pantry? You can donate directly to the CFBNJ here.
- No donation is too small!
We’re excited to see the impact we can have when the Uber New Jersey community works together to make a difference. So join us this Saturday with just a tap of a button.
We are excited to surpass the 100th city mark by welcoming two Brazilian cities, Rio de Janeiro and Belo Horizonte, to the UberEATS family. From Atlanta to Warsaw, people have truly embraced this easy and reliable way to discover the food they love at the push of a button. Whether that’s an Indian inspired samosa, a good old-fashioned American burger or Vietnamese pho, people in 27 countries are using UberEATS to get a taste of the world’s flavors at the push of a button.
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–