Every year, we receive thousands of stories of incredible drivers going above and beyond for their community. Whether large or small, these acts of kindness have a powerful impact — from saving a life to simply giving someone a reason to smile.
This holiday season, we’re showing a small token of appreciation to a few special drivers whose names we’ve heard from passengers. Meet them below.
After the Oct. 1 mass shooting in Las Vegas, we heard from a local passenger named Billy. He wanted to share the story of Paloma, a Lyft driver and one of many heroes that night. Paloma rescued Billy and his wife — then returned to help more people. Billy asked for our support recognizing Paloma. We were honored to help:
Seattle driver Lamont has given more than 23,000 rides and made over 50,000 connections; he’s an inspiration to both passengers and drivers he’s met along the way. To pay it forward, we’re giving him an all-expenses-paid trip around the world:
We know there are thousands more unsung heroes out there that deserve to be celebrated. Tell us if you’d like help honoring a special driver at firstname.lastname@example.org: