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A Majority of Dashers Are Women. Here’s Why They Choose DoorDash.

A Majority of Dashers Are Women. Here’s Why They Choose DoorDash.

Flexible schedules, supplemental income, and safety are top reasons women choose DoorDash Since the pandemic began, millions of women have left the traditional workforce. When unemployment skyrocketed, many needed ways to earn that allow them to set their own schedules, often working around jobs or caring for children, parents, and other loved ones. We’re proud […]

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Understanding Dashers: The results of our national Dasher survey

Understanding Dashers: The results of our national Dasher survey

Over the last quarter, DoorDash has continued working hard to respond to changes in communities across the globe, helping to uplift local economies through our commitments to Dashers, merchants, and customers. In particular, we’re proud that so many people continue to come to our platform for flexible, easily accessible, and immediate earnings they can’t find […]

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Our Commitment to Ensuring the Best Possible Dasher Experience

Our Commitment to Ensuring the Best Possible Dasher Experience

Over the last year, communities have increasingly relied on platforms like DoorDash to access everything from a warm meal to grocery items and essential goods safely and reliably. As we continue to navigate through the COVID-19 pandemic and into a new normal, millions of Dashers are helping restaurants grow their businesses and provide convenient delivery […]

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For Dashers from Dashers: Making ratings work for you

For Dashers from Dashers: Making ratings work for you

By: Miguel Escamilla, Product Marketing At DoorDash, we are dedicated to building a platform that best supports the Dasher community, providing access to flexible, transparent, and meaningful opportunities to earn. We are committed to learning from Dashers about what they need to be most successful on the platform. One key area we heard about from […]

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Dash.Earn.Win: Announcing Our Partnership with the Detroit Pistons

Dash.Earn.Win: Announcing Our Partnership with the Detroit Pistons

Today we announced a partnership with the Detroit Pistons that makes DoorDash the official on-demand delivery platform of the team. To tip off the partnership, we’re launching a new promotion showcasing the positive earnings opportunities for fans in the Motor City when they sign up to drive for DoorDash. Through the ‘Dash.Earn.Win’ promotion, DoorDash and […]

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Dashers are Earning More Money and Working Flexibly Under California’s Prop 22

Dashers are Earning More Money and Working Flexibly Under California’s Prop 22

DoorDash is proud to have supported California’s Proposition 22 because we knew we were advocating for a policy supported by the vast majority of Dashers. When California voters across the political spectrum passed Prop 22 with nearly 59% of the vote, we heard an outpouring of support from the Dasher community. We continue to hear […]

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Doctor On Demand & DoorDash Host Webinar to Address Dashers’ COVID-19 Vaccine Questions

Doctor On Demand & DoorDash Host Webinar to Address Dashers’ COVID-19 Vaccine Questions

Since the beginning of the pandemic, Dashers have been critical to the fabric of our communities, ensuring that restaurants can continue feeding their neighborhoods and that residents, particularly those who are most vulnerable, continue to have access to food and other necessities. Throughout this time, we’ve remained committed to the health and safety of the […]

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Announcing the next phase in the Dasher Rewards Program

Announcing the next phase in the Dasher Rewards Program

DoorDash is committed to supporting the Dasher community. From those who have powered tens of thousands of deliveries in communities across the globe, to those who are signing up today, we are so grateful for everyone who delivers through our platform. Late last year, as part of our five year, $200 million Main Street Strong […]

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Standing for New York City Dashers

Standing for New York City Dashers

DoorDash was founded to empower local economies, including by helping people from all walks of life earn on their own schedule through our platform. A critical part of our commitment to local communities is helping to ensure safe and reliable earning opportunities. Over the last several weeks, important questions were raised about some of the […]

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DasherDirect- A Financial Platform Designed for Dashers

DasherDirect- A Financial Platform Designed for Dashers

New Business Prepaid Visa Card and mobile banking app offers no-fee daily direct deposits, cash-back rewards, and convenient banking functionalityBy: Brandon Silverman, Strategy & Operations; Emma Glazer, Dasher Marketing; Kate Cona, Strategic Partnerships At DoorDash, we strive to build the best platform for Dashers to access flexible, independent earning opportunities. We know that the most […]

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Establishing the Dasher Empowerment Partnership with the National Urban League

Establishing the Dasher Empowerment Partnership with the National Urban League

2020 has been tremendously challenging for communities across America and DoorDash remains committed to helping our partners navigate these difficult times, as well as what comes next. That’s why, as part of our recently announced five-year, $200 million Main Street Strong pledge to support merchants, Dashers, and local communities, DoorDash and the National Urban League […]

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Redoubling Our Commitment to Empower Local Communities

Redoubling Our Commitment to Empower Local Communities

Five-Year, $200M Main Street Strong Pledge to support merchants, Dashers and local communities DoorDash was founded with a mission to grow and empower local economies. Never have local economies and the communities that sustain them been more challenged than in 2020. With many of those challenges likely to extend into next year, we recognize that […]

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