Uber offering free rides to victims of Harvey flooding

By Van Darden - Managing Editor

SAN ANTONIO - The ride-sharing company Uber is offering free rides to people affected by flooding from Hurricane Harvey.

The company announced Thursday that it will offer $300,000 worth of rides, food and relief.

"To support displaced families throughout Texas, Uber is donating free rides to or from shelters (up to $50 each) in multiple cities," the company announced on its website. "No action is required to receive a free ride to or from these locations—the full discount will automatically be applied and reflected in the app when you request uberX."

For more information, click here.

Rides will be offered to and from the following shelters:

Austin

Delco Center, 4601 Pecan Brook Drive, Austin, TX 78724

LBJ High School, 7309 Lazy Creek Drive, Austin, TX 78724

Tony Burger Activity Center, 3200 Jones Road, Austin, TX 78745

Beaumont

We are not currently operating in Beaumont due to danger from flooded roads or mandatory evacuations. We will be donating rides to and from shelters in Beaumont as soon as we are able to safely resume operations.

Corpus Christi

Tuloso Midway High School, 2653 McKenzie Road, Corpus Christi, TX 78460

Dallas

Kay Bailey Hutchison Convention Center, 650 S Griffin St, Dallas, TX 75202

Houston

George R. Brown Convention Center, 1001 Avenida De Las Americas, Houston, TX 77010

NRG Stadium, 2 NRG Parkway, Houston, TX, 77054

Toyota Center, 1510 Polk St, Houston, TX 77002

Abundant Life Christian Center, 601 Delaney Rd, La Marque, TX 77568

American Legion, 14890 FM 2100 Rd, Crosby, TX 77532

Bay Harbor Methodist Church, 3459 Deke Slayton Expwy, League City, TX 77573

Baytown Community Center, 2407Market St, Baytown, TX 77520

Channelview High School, 24405 E Lake Houston Pkwy, Huffman, TX 77336

Copeland Elementary, 18018 Forest Heights Dr, Houston, TX 77095

Crosby High School, 333 Red Summit Dr, Crosby, TX 77532

Crosby Middle School, 6625 FM 2004, Hitchcock, TX 77563

Denver Harbor Multi Service Center, 6402 Market Street, Houston, TX 77020

Fifth Ward Multi Service Center, 4014 Market St, Houston, TX 77020

First Baptist Church Highlands, 210 N Magnolia St, Highlands, TX 77562

First Baptist Church Tomball, 401 Oxford St, Tomball, TX 77375

George Junior High School, 4601 Airport Ave, Rosenberg, TX 77471

Golden Acres Baptist Church, 2812 Pansy St, Pasadena, TX 77503

Harbor Light Center, 2407 North Main St,  Houston, TX 77009

Hawa Foundation, 5880 Ranchester Dr, Houston, TX 77036

Holy Name Catholic Church, 1920 Marion St, Houston, TX 77009

Huntsville High School, 515 FM 2821 E, Huntsville, TX 77320

J Frank Dobie High School, 10220 Blackhawk Blvd, Houston, TX 77089

Jersey Village Baptist Church, 16518 Jersey Dr, Houston, TX 77040

Jimmy Burke Activity Center, 500 W 13th St, Deer Park, TX 77536

John Peavey Senior Center, 3814 Market St, Houston, TX 77020

Kashmere Gardens Branch Library, 5411 Pardee St, Houston, TX 77026

Key Middle School, 4000 Kelley St, Houston, TX 77026

Knights of Columbus Hall, 1310 Highway 90 W, Sealy, TX 77474

Lone Star Civic Center, 9055 Airport Rd, Conroe, TX 77303

Memorial Baptist Church, 6901 Fairmont Pkwy, Pasadena, TX 77505

MO Campbell Ed Center, 1865 Aldine Bender Rd, Houston TX 77032

North Shore High School, 13501 Holly Park, Houston, TX 77015

Old Matzke Elementary, 10002 Mills Rd, Houston, TX 77070

Pasadena High School, 206 South Shaver St, Pasadena, TX 77506

Patrick Henry Middle School, 10702 E Hardy Rd, Houston, TX 77093

Sagemont Park Community Center, 11507 Hughes Rd, Houston, TX 77089

Sacred Heart Catholic Church – Family Life Center, 507 S. Fourth St, Richmond, TX 77469

Saint Maximillion Kolbe Catholic Community, 10135 West Rd, Houston, TX 77064

Sally’s House for Women, 1717 Congress Ave, Houston, TX 77002

South Houston Intermediate, 900 College Dr, Houston, TX 77587

Star of Hope Men’s Center, 1811 Ruiz St, Houston, TX 77002

Terry High School, 5500 Avenue N, Rosenberg, TX 77471

The FORGE for Families, 3435 Dixie Dr, Houston, TX 77021

Thurgood Marshall High School, 1220 Buffalo Run, Missouri City, TX 77489

West End Multi Service Center, 170 Heights Blvd, Houston, TX 77007

Laredo

Haynes Health and Wellness Center, 2102 Clarks Crossing Dr, Laredo, TX 78043

San Antonio Area

San Antonio Reception Center, 201 Gembler Road, San Antonio, TX 78219

Abraham Kazen Middle School, 1520 Gillette Blvd, San Antonio, TX 78224

Churchill Middle School, 1275 N Business 35, New Braunfels, TX 78130

San Antonio Shelter County, 1734 Centennial Blvd., San Antonio, TX 78211

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