ARLINGTON, VA (March 20, 2020) – FLARE, an amenity electric shuttle service, is partnering with the Arlington Food Assistance Center to pick up food donations from three designed donation locations in Arlington on Saturday, March 21. 

“During this challenging time, we are eager to use FLARE electric shuttles to benefit our neighbors and the Arlington Food Assistance Center. We urge our friends and neighbors to make much-needed food donations to AFAC tomorrow morning, and we’ll deliver the contributions to AFAC,” said FLARE CEO Andres Delgado.

Drop off donations can be made on Saturday, March 21 from 8:00 am – 11:00 am at these three Arlington locations: 516 25th Street S Driveway; 2729 Fort Scott Drive; 2100 Crystal Drive, in Arlington (VA) 22202. Food items that are in greatest need are: rice, pasta, low-sugar cereal, canned tomatoes, canned soup, canned tuna fish, and canned beans (no glass).

About: FLARE Technology and Services was founded in 2019 in Arlington, Va. Its mission is to build accessible and sustainable transportation systems. The company provides electric vehicle shuttle service in south Arlington, and is building partnerships to connect area residents with local amenities and transit options. Further, the company will be a platform for testing and implementing new technologies for new types of vehicles specifically designed for urban areas. Workforce and technology development are also among the company’s guiding principles. For more information, visit; Twitter: @FlareRides; Instagram: flare_rides    

 To schedule an interview with FLARE, please contact Kelly Oliver at 703-307-9404 or

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