Goodwill NY-NJ partnered with Uber, the popular ride-sharing app, for a Donation Delivery Drive. By the end of the drive, there were over 750 pick-ups - which equaled almost 350 bags every hour! Goodwill collected more than 2,200 bags of donations - translated - 55,357 pounds of donations and the equivalent of more than $30,000 in mission services.
Using the Uber app, Manhattan residents were able to request SUVs to pick up their donations for delivery to the nearest Goodwill store. The service was free of charge and available only in Manhattan.