Rides for GOOD

Thank you for registering as a passenger!

We are excited to review your application and we will reach out to you within 3 Business Days via email to inform you of your registration status.
In the meantime, please familiarize yourself with our program via the rest of our website; and find out about our other innovative programs at The Safe Ride Foundation.

10 Things you need to know
before your first ride

Rides for Good is not a traditional taxi service, and rides must be scheduled a minimum of 48 hours in advance.

Yes.  To ensure that your rides fall under our approved use-cases, all passengers must fill out our easy registration form prior to their first ride.

Rides for Good is a fee-for-service nonprofit program that provides incredibly affordable rides throughout Frederick County and surrounding areas.  If passengers qualify, ride fees can be discounted or waived through our Good Neighbor Fund, give us a call at our offices to find out more!

Paying for your ride is a lot like an EZ-Pass account, in that you maintain a “bank” of funds that each ride will draw down upon, and can be recharged over time.  If you’ve already registered your passenger account, visit this page to manage your account balance.

Yes.  Children can accompany you on your ride, provided that notice is provided ahead of time, and that the passenger provides their own car seat depending on the age of the child.

Rides are facilitated through our Ride-Match portal, Assisted Rides, which registered passengers can easily access via the blue button at the top of this screen!

Visiting our About us page will provide a list of approved ride cases for the Rides for Good program.  Exceptions are made, and this is not a perfect list, but nonetheless will give you a general idea of how you can use our program.

Of course!  Our drivers are not only friendly, but all drivers must pass a thorough background check, driving record check, and are trained to be safe drivers and handle many sensitive situations such as disabilities, trauma response, and in some cases, hearing impairment.

One of three easy ways:   DonateSpread the Word, or most importantly, Volunteer!

Rides for Good is a nonprofit program of The Safe Ride Foundation.   Founded in 2015 and Creators of the popular SOS Safe Ride drunk driving prevention program, The Safe Ride Foundation provides innovative solutions to help fill countywide transportation gaps and shortcomings.

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