On Earth Day, Join Providence’s City-Wide Spring Clean

Ride free to volunteer at Roger Williams Park This Earth Day, Uber invites riders to join the community effort to help clean up Providence’s green spaces. The Partnership for Providence Parks, in collaboration with the office of Mayor Jorge Elorza, is leading a city-wide day of Spring Cleaning. Grab an Uber and celebrate your city. On Saturday, April […]

Official Championship Gear, To Your Doorstep

It’s official – the Pats are Champions. It’s time to celebrate! New England fans, Uber is making it easier than ever for you to represent the Pats and look as good as the players after their big win, by delivering official on-field Trophy Collection gear from Fanatics, the global leader for licensed sports merchandise. Sporting […]

Introducing the Uber Rhode Island Sixth Star Drivers

As part of our 3 year anniversary of Uber in the Ocean State, riders had the chance to nominate their favorite drivers to win the coveted Sixth Star Award. We celebrated all of our nominees with a special luncheon in Providence, during which we announced our two winners and presented them with the grand prize: a staycation […]

Entrepreneurs, Your Big Break is Arriving Now

Calling all entrepreneurs, inventors, and self-starters—your big business break is just an Uber away with UberPITCH. For this pitch competition, we’ve teamed up with The Refinery, the Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, and Connecticut Innovations to fuel the growth of women-led companies and help close the funding gap. The result? On Wednesday, October 26, you could […]

Nominate your driver for Uber’s Sixth Star Award

24 hours a day, 365 days a year, we can get around safely in Rhode Island thanks to the hardworking drivers on the Uber system. It’s time we return the favor. Our 3 year anniversary of uberX in Rhode Island continues with the launch of our Sixth Star Award. We’re honoring partners who go above […]

Celebrating 3 years in Rhode Island

This week marks the 3 year anniversary of uberX in Rhode Island. Over the past 3 years, we’ve shared special moments, first days at school, music and culinary festivals, and so much more. We’ve been proud to play a role in strengthening Rhode Island’s economy while making it easier, safer and more affordable for people to get […]

Free Beach Bags On Demand

In case you didn’t know, the best way to beat the summer swelter is by heading to your favorite body of water and diving right in. On Friday, August 5, we’re helping you take water-filled weekends to the next level by partnering with some of our favorite brands to deliver all the gear you need […]

Free #UberIceCream in Providence and Newport

Helado. Aisukurīmu. Crème glacée. Sorvete. No matter how you say it, ice cream is delicious in every language. There’s a shared love for this frozen treat — one that transcends seasons, borders, and cultures. That’s why one day every year Uber brings the ice cream to you — no matter where you are. It’s that […]

Celebrating Ridesharing Regulation in Rhode Island

The #RhodeToRegulation has been three years in the making. We launched in Providence in September 2013, subsequently expanding to Newport and down the coastline to Narragansett, quickly becoming a part of the fabric of cities and communities throughout the state. Earlier this month, Governor Raimondo signed into law a bill making Rhode Island the 34th state to enact sensible […]

Supporting Providence’s LGBT Community

Like people across the world, we were deeply shocked and saddened by the recent murders at a gay nightclub in Orlando. The world is a brighter and better place when we are all free to be ourselves. And we want to bring people together, no matter who you are or where you’re from. To celebrate […]