“Our partnership with Payactiv helped us treat our emergency food delivery drivers like the heroes they are, working closely with us to ensure that drivers were paid for their valuable work, putting food on the tables of our most vulnerable neighbors.” – Vincent Chin, TLC Assistant Commissioner for Finance and Administration
When shelter in place orders were issued in New York City due to the rapid rise in coronavirus cases, the government officials suddenly found themselves scrambling how to keep life going for its 8.6 million residents.
NYC officials reached out to a software company that quickly set up a COVID-19 Engagement Portal. This enabled TLC cab drivers to sign up for routes in specific NYC boroughs and pick up and deliver essential items to people who signed up. There was just one problem — the contracted cab drivers needed to be paid for their services as efficiently and safely as possible. This is where Payactiv came in.
Get our report to see how NYC officials kept life going for their 8.6 million residents during the COVID-19 pandemic.