Ride-sharing company Uber has announced that it will provide free rides to CA residents to a monkeypox vaccination site.
This service is held in collaboration with Equality California, an LGBTQ human rights organization.
The ride service is provided round trip and is free up to $30 per ride.
Discount codes are available on the Quality California website at eqca.org/monkeypox, and monkeypox vaccines can be ordered in advance on the CA Department of Health website at myturn.ca.gov.
Monkeypox can be transmitted regardless of gender, but blacks, Hispanics and bisexuals have been found to be mostly infected.
As of today (20th), there have been 2.15 cases of monkeypox infection in Los Angeles County, with one death.