Joining forces with United Way to increase access in communities nationwide

As part of the expansion of our social impact program Project DASH, we’re proud to spotlight our partnership with United Way Worldwide. Due to COVID-19, 50% of call volume to United Way’s 2–1–1 hotline for essential community services in the United States has been related to food accessibility needs due to the pandemic, particularly from…

Expanding Project DASH to serve vulnerable communities in the face of COVID-19

By Sueli Shaw and Bunge Okeyo, Social Impact Launched in 2018, our flagship social impact program Project DASH uses the DoorDash logistics platform to tackle challenges like hunger and food waste. Over our first two years, in partnership with food recovery organizations, we’ve powered the delivery of over two million pounds of food to hunger relief…

Thank You, Healthcare Heroes

By Sueli Shaw, Head of Social Impact & Broderick McClinton, Head of DoorDash for Business We want to thank the healthcare heroes on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic who are committing their selfless care to others each and every day. To help ensure healthcare workers can get the food they need to fuel their…

Powering the logistics of social good

Announcing an open call for in-kind grants in partnership with ReFED, the leading food waste think tank By: Sueli Shaw, Social Impact In six years, DoorDash has built a logistics platform supporting 4,000 cities across the 50 U.S. states, Canada, and Australia. Through last-mile delivery, we help local merchants expand their footprint and reach new customers, provide…