Parkmobile, LLC to set up Hurricane Harvey fund on app to provide relief for victims

September 6, 2017

ATLANTA, Ga – Sep. 5 2017 – Parkmobile, LLC, the leading mobile parking solutions provider and proud supporter of the state of Texas has set up a Hurricane Harvey fund on the Parkmobile app. The fund will directly benefit the victims of the Hurricane Harvey storm with 100 percent of the proceeds going to the victims in the region.

A donation request will prompt whenever a user completes a transaction in the Parkmobile app. Under the zone number 199, the user will have the opportunity to donate funds at $1, $5, $10 or $20 under the duration tab.  Additionally, users can type the zone number 199 in the zone tab to directly donate to the fund. With more than 6 million active users and more than 100,000 daily users, Parkmobile is aiming to provide significant relief using the proceeds from the fund.

The Hurricane Harvey Fund was established by Mayor Sylvester Turner after receiving an overwhelming number of inquiries. The fund is accepting tax-deducible flood relief donations that will support victims affected by the flood. 

“We are deeply saddened by the devastation in Texas and we are eager to assist in the ongoing relief efforts. Parkmobile has built relationships in the state through partners, operators and customers and we are devastated by the intense damage caused by Hurricane Harvey. Our Hurricane Harvey fund will conveniently prompt users to donate after a transaction. With more than 6 million users, we are aiming to actively engage them on this initiative and make a meaningful difference for the communities in Texas. We are proud to stand strong alongside Texas,” expressed Jon Ziglar, CEO of Parkmobile.

                                                                                     

About Parkmobile

Parkmobile, LLC is the leading provider for on-demand and prepaid mobile payments for on- and off-street parking. Their services have been adopted in more than 2,000 locations, including 39 of the top 100 cities in the U.S. by millions of registered users. Parkmobile’s services include on-street parking, off-street parking deck, airport and event reservations and municipal parking permit solutions. Parkmobile serves over 20 airports as well as provides reserved parking solutions for private operators, the Super Bowl, the College Football Championship Series, Fenway Park, FedEx Field and Nationwide Arena, to name a few. For more information, visit us at www.parkmobile.com, on Twitter @Parkmobile, or facebook.com/Parkmobile.