Well what do ya know, all of these businesses are now showing solidarity with the #BlackCommunity and ya know what? We can’t be mad at this one here!
#UberEats just announced a brand new tasty deal supporting in effort to support black businesses. The food delivery app just decided to waive their delivery fees for those who order from black-owned restaurants across the U.S and Canada.
“We are committed to supporting the Black community,” CEO Dara Khosrowshahi said in a statement, according to @ABCNews. “As a starting point, we will use Uber Eats to promote Black-owned restaurants while making it easier for you to support them, with no delivery fees for the remainder of the year.”
“You asked for an easy way to order from Black-owned restaurants — we listened. Show your support by ordering from any of these restaurants with no Delivery Fee through 2020,” the message on the app reads.
He continued that in the weeks to come Uber will also “offer discounted rides to Black-owned small businesses, who have been hit hard by COVID-19, to help in their recovery.”
Now, upon opening the app, users see a sleek black and white header promotion that reads “Support Black-owned restaurants.”
You asked for a way to find Black-owned restaurants on Uber Eats. 🖤 We listened.
You can support and order from Black-owned restaurants across the US & Canada with a $0 Delivery Fee. See app for terms & availability. pic.twitter.com/J2CBMJMfXN
— Uber Eats (@UberEats) June 4, 2020
Once that option is selected, a selection of restaurants will appear in a list of nearby restaurants available for delivery
Welp, if you were wondering what was for dinner, gon’ head and support a black owned restaurant and put ya feet up sis!