Uber is not taking what happened in Orland lightly. In an attempt to ensure folks got to and from LGBT center, gay bars, and other LGBT-related place safely, the transpo company offered free rides all weekend long through Monday night.
Uber’s offer was available in 40 cities across the states including NYC, Atlanta, Baltimore, Kansas City, Miami, Philadelphia and many, many more.For Orlando, Uber is currently collaborating the with police officials to give free rides to victims and families of victims.
We’re really impressed with how much Uber stepped up. It’s awesome that companies are coming up with unique ways to ensure LGBT safety in the wake of the Orlando shooting.