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Grants for Growth: How to get $10,000 from Uber!

Posted by: RideGuru Team in Announcements , Rideshare Knowledge 5 days, 14 hours ago

Uber Grants for Growth

In partnership with Visa, Uber has just announced that they will be giving away “Grants for Growth” to merchants in need. This $1 million grant relief program will focus on restaurant recovery and entrepreneurship initiatives during this tough time.

In order to be eligible, Merchants must have been active on the Uber Eats platform since January 1, 2022 and must be located in one of the following cities; Atlanta, Chicago, Los Angeles, DC, Miami, Detroit, the NYC metro/New Jersey area, the San Francisco Bay Area, Philadelphia, and Boston. 

According to Uber, “Grant recipients will be selected through a competitive search …

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How to Redeem an Uber Gift Card

Posted by: RideGuru Team in Rideshare Knowledge 2 weeks, 6 days ago

Uber Gift Card

Did you receive an Uber or Uber Eats gift card for the holidays this year? Uber gift cards have become increasingly more popular in recent years as corporate holiday gifts, teacher gifts, and even as stocking stuffers. Redeeming and enjoying your Uber gift card is quite simple! Follow the below steps to apply your gift card to your Uber balance.

In the Uber app

  1. Make sure you have the latest version of the Uber app.
  2. Tap the menu icon and select Wallet.
  3. Tap Add Payment Method or Redeem Gift Card.
  4. Then tap Gift Card.
  5. Enter your PIN/gift code (with no …
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What is Uber Crew?

Posted by: RideGuru Team in Driver Community , Rideshare Knowledge 3 weeks, 5 days ago

Uber Crew

Recently Uber has rolled out a new program designed to give drivers more empowerment and greater representation. The program is called Uber Crew, an innovative initiative that gives Uber drivers the chance to choose a fellow driver or deliverer as a representative to collaborate with Uber on their behalf. Through Uber Crew, Uber wants to change the way they listen to their drivers and delivery people, improving transparency and expanding their feedback options.

Crew Members are chosen Uber drivers who agree to volunteer their time. They are selected by you (the drivers) to represent your state. They are not …

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Tornado Relief: Free Lyft Rides in Kentucky and Tennessee

Posted by: RideGuru Team in Announcements 1 month ago

Lyft Up Disaster Response

In light of the recent severe tornadoes in Kentucky and Tennessee, Lyft has activated their LyftUp Disaster Response program. LyftUp is a Disaster Response program that Lyft first introduced in 2017. LyftUp provides access to free and discounted rides for those who need it most. 

Through LyftUp, Lyft partners with leading nonprofits to help provide free and discounted rides to riders who lack affordable, reliable transportation. Some of LyftUp’s main initiatives include helping voters get to the polls, helping low-income households get access to nutritious foods, getting people to work, and helping after natural disasters.

Currently, Lyft users in Kentucky …

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What is the Holiday Hub on Uber Eats?

Posted by: RideGuru Team in Rideshare Knowledge 1 month, 1 week ago

Holiday Hub on Uber Eats

'Tis the season for Carols, lights, and on demand holiday cheer delivered right to your door, right?! This year, Uber has announced a new feature within their Uber Eats app, the Uber Holiday Hub. The Holiday Hub is a specialized service that makes is easy for customers to find Holiday must-haves such as holiday décor, stocking stuffers, or even a Christmas tree all in one place. Of course, any items listed within the holiday hub are available for immediate on-demand delivery!

To shop on the Uber Eats Holiday Hub, open your Uber Eats app and tap on the “Holiday” …

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