Beirut, Lebanon – 13 August 2020: In support of the efforts made by the World Food Programme (WFP) to provide food parcels to those affected by the Beirut Port explosion, Careem is offering its customers the opportunity to turn their Careem Rewards points into donations to WFP.
Through the Careem Super App, customers will be seamlessly able to donate their points from several countries where the company operates, including Jordan, Iraq, Lebanon, Palestine, Morocco, Egypt, and Pakistan.
With about 300,000 people displaced from their homes as a result of this disaster, Careem aims to enable its customers to extend a helping hand to the people of Lebanon through this campaign. Careem invites its community to join hands and stand together with those affected by the Beirut Port incident.
Here is how you can play a role in helping those in need:
Step 1: Open Careem Super App and tap on your ‘Reward Points’ at the top right
Step 2: In Careem Rewards, scroll down to ‘Donations’ and Choose ‘Support Lebanon
Step 3: Tap on ‘Donate’ once the below screen appears
Careem is the internet platform for the greater Middle East region. A pioneer of the region’s ride-hailing economy, Careem is expanding services across its platform to become the region’s everyday Super App. Careem’s mission is to simplify and improve the lives of people and build an awesome organisation that inspires. Established in July 2012, Careem operates in over 100 cities across 13 countries and has created more than one million employment opportunities in the region. Careem became a wholly-owned subsidiary of Uber Technologies, Inc. in January 2020. www.careem.com