Uber and Lyft both focus on several initiatives aimed at voting on the election day (6 November). If you use one of the apps or willing to download it and give them your credit card number to create an account, you will be given the opportunity to get a free or discounted trip to your polling spot that day.
Claiming a Free Drive Code for Uber
The Uber Drives the Vote initiative includes providing free driving codes to organizations that encourage voter participation. Go to #VoteTogether and Democracy Works on the day of election to get the opportunity to claim a promotional code for a free ride. Once you have received a code, open the Uber app, press the main menu icon, select Payment, scroll down to Campaigns, and select Add promotional code / gift code.
To get a 50% off driving license for Lift [1
9659005] Lyft has also collaborated with nonprofit organizations to distribute 50% discount codes for rides to election venues. Visit Vote.org, Nonprofit Vote or TurboVote on November 6 for instructions on applying for a discount code. After receiving a code, touch the main menu icon, select Campaigns, then Enter Campaign Code. When the discount code is loaded, an amount, expiry date, and other terms will be displayed.
A tip for both Uber and Lift users
Remember to keep track of all partner organizations social media
Sign up before your time is complete.