Celebrating Parents Who Move Our Community
We’re taking a moment to recognize the parents that keep our city moving. In addition to balancing school schedules, full time jobs, and more, these parents find additional time to hit the road to support their family and community.
Whether they drive a few hours per week to several hours a day, the following few partners represent a much larger group of dedicated parents who take advantage of Uber’s flexibility to make their family’s every dollar go further.
As a professional sales consultant and veteran, driving with Uber enables Scott to spend time with his five children, all under the age of eleven. Between seeing the kids off to school and packing lunches, driving with Uber allows him to maintain a steady stream of earnings.
“Uber has made it easy to attend all school functions, something I haven’t been able to do in over two years”
– Scott, Cincinnati Partner
A full time car salesman and father of 2 young girls — Lydia (3) and Anastacia (7), Robert earns extra income for family activities by partnering with Uber. The activities range from a night out with his girls, to their favorite: a trip to Chuck E. Cheese’s, where you’re guaranteed to find them in the photo booth, taking pictures with Chuck E. himself.
“Selling used cars is very flexible, if there’s a slow day – I’m able to leave early to have dinner with my family. After the girls are in bed, I’m able to hit the road again to make extra money for the day!” -Robert, Cincinnati Partner
Driving with Uber is a great way to transform an underutilized household asset into an earnings opportunity that can help pay for a mortgage, school tuition, family fun, or even a vacation. More importantly, it’s a way for parents to earn extra income while being able to spend time with their family – ensuring they never miss a special moment.
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.