Random Acts of Kindness Everywhere
This New Year, resolve to be kind in 2016.
Ricky Smith, founder of Random Acts of Kindness Everywhere (R.A.K.E.), is changing the world one smile and one random act of kindness at a time. R.A.K.E.’s mission is simple: to support the community in a positive way. To enrich lives, encourage kindness, and promote the act of “paying it forward.”
This December, we followed Ricky around his hometown of Cleveland as he passed on random acts of kindness to a few unsuspecting folks. With a couple of cupcakes, dog biscuits, and jokes, Ricky proved that it doesn’t take much to positively impact those around you.
Every act of kindness makes a difference.
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.