Give Back to Cincinnati

This holiday season, Cincinnati Uber driver-partners are coming together to give back to the community that that’s given us so much!
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The Freestore Foodbank has a goal to fight hunger and support our residents in need by providing 21.5 million meals in the tri-state area by 2016. Currently, 1 in 6 residents are at risk of hunger and nearly 100,000 of them are children.

Together, we can make a huge impact right here in the heart of Cincinnati, with every single pound of food donated. 

OUR GOAL: Uber driver-partners to provide 300 meals to the Cincinnati community

TO DONATE:

  • Canned Food: Simply drop off your donation between December 8th and the 22nd at the Uber Support Center located in Downtown Cincinnati. 
    • Location: 335 W 4th St, Cincinnati
      • Tuesday, 12/15: 4pm-7pm
      • Wednesday, 12/16: 10am-1pm, 2pm-6pm
      • Thursday, 12/17: 10am-1pm, 2pm-6pm
      • Friday, 12/18: 10am-1pm
  • Funds: Can’t make it to our Uber Support Center to drop-off a donation? Don’t worry, you can donate online! A $1 donation enables the Freestore Foodbank to provide enough food for 3 meals.

ITEMS MOST NEEDED:

Any donation is much appreciated and helpful to the community, but the following items are the most needed:

  • Canned meat products (tuna, chicken, ham, spaghetti with meatballs, chili with meat and beans, beef stew, etc.)
  • Peanut Butter
  • Canned Fruit
  • Canned Vegetables
  • Soup
  • Mac n’ Cheese
  • Rice
  • Pasta

Freestore Foodbank
Established in 1971, Freestore Foodbank is now one of the largest foodbanks in Ohio, serving over 20 million meals annually through a network of community partner agencies in 20 counties throughout Ohio, Kentucky, and Indiana.
As a member of the nation’s largest non-governmental, domestic hunger relief organization—Feeding America—their goal is to make food accessible to hungry people in their greatest times of need.

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