By Tony Xu, CEO/Co-founder
The last month has brought countless changes to the world around us, and I am reminded daily of both the remarkable circumstances facing Dashers and Caviar Couriers and the incredible ways in which they’re responding to support each other, local businesses, and customers. They are on the front lines, delivering meals to families staying at home, groceries to homebound seniors, and school lunches to children in need. As I wrote to one Dasher this week, the work that she and her fellow Dashers do every day — especially during these challenging times — is nothing short of extraordinary. That’s why we’re doing more to support Dashers and Couriers as they work so hard to serve others.
We’re Investing in More Personal Protective Equipment for Dashers and Couriers to Access
To help Dashers and Couriers protect themselves while they’re on the road, we’re investing in more personal protective equipment for them. In addition to continuing to distribute — and replenish as necessary — hand sanitizer, gloves, and wipes for Dashers and Couriers around the world, we’ve also secured an order for over 2 million consumer-grade face masks and will begin distributing these supplies as soon as possible.*
We’re Launching Telehealth to Help Dashers and Couriers Access the Care They Need
Even as testing