Facedrive partners with ReForest London to help plant 1 million trees in London, Ontario

LONDON – Facedrive Inc., the first Canadian peer-to-peer ridesharing network is proud to announce its partnership with ReForest London, a non-profit organization dedicated to enhance environmental and human health in Forest City, through tree planting initiatives.

With Facedrive, riders can choose between gas, hybrid and electric vehicles when requesting a ride on the app. Every ride taken contributes towards tree planting, done locally within the city to help residents and visitors take advantage of improved environmental health.

“We want to encourage ‘go green and go local’ message among Londonders,” said Sayan Navaratnam, Chairman at Facedrive. “We are positive that working alongside ReForest London will help us contribute further towards tree planting to offset the carbon emissions by automobiles and help make the Forest City greener and cleaner.”

Facedrive emphasizes focus on partnering with local organizations to support the economy and help the residents benefit directly from the collective efforts. Through this valued partnership with ReForest London, Facedrive pledges to plant more trees and promote tree planting in London and assist with their ‘Million Tree Challenge’.

“ReForest London is excited to welcome Facedrive as our newest partner in London’s Million Tree Challenge. Facedrive’s focus on using hybrid and electric vehicles and the desire to give back to the community through tree planting, is an excellent fit with our organization and will have an impact on the Million Tree Challenge,” added Sheila Creighton, Partnerships and Marketing Manager at ReForest London. “Facedrive is leading the way to a greener model for ride sharing and we look forward to an awesome partnership with this business of the future. I know together we will plant even more trees in the Forest City for the benefit of all Londoners.”

About ReForest London: ReForest London is a non-profit, charitable organization that engages individuals, groups and businesses in planting and caring for trees in neighbourhoods and natural areas throughout London. For more information, please visit: reforestlondon.ca.

About Facedrive Inc.: Facedrive is a unique people and planet first ride-sharing platform committed to doing business fairly and equitably. As a community platform, drivers are real partners in the company, benefitting from uniquely customized incentives and rewards that reflect a dedication to shared success. For more information, please visit facedrive.com.

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Bijal Rajani
Communications Specialist, Facedrive