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The New Jersey Self-Advocacy Project


3/23/21: Lyft's Social Impact during COVID-19

In response to the COVID-19 crisis, Lyft has activated more than 500 partners through LyftUp — a comprehensive effort to expand transportation access to all — to provide free rides to those who need them most right now. Learn more about Lyft's efforts to support communities through direct access to essential transportation, taking care of frontline workers, and delivering critical supplies.

This webinar feature guest presenter Joan Hanawi. She cares about people. At the moment, she's focused on making sure the tech world is infused with humanity through her role on the Social Impact team at Lyft. In this role, she has the privilege of finding ways to channel transportation as a force for good. Before life at Lyft, Joan spent time advising some of the top tech and Fortune 500 companies as a social impact consultant through her tenure at GOOD. She's passionate about global development and philanthropy, and when she's not at the office, you can find her at the beach or searching for the perfect chocolate chip cookie.