NEW YORK, Nov. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Megabus.com, the popular city-to-city, express bus company with fares from $1, announced today it will donate $1 to Wounded Warrior Project® (WWP) for every passenger who rides today, Veterans Day.
Wounded Warrior Project® began 10 years ago with the purpose to raise awareness and provide aid for the needs of injured servicemen and women.
Megabus.com, which serves more than 120 cities across North America, will carry 24,768 passengers today, totaling a $24,768 donation to WWP.
Dale Moser, COO of megabus.com, and his wife are supporters of WWP and recognize the programs and assistance required for injured service members and the benefit the organization provides to these men and women.
"Today we honor all of those who have and continue to serve our nation," said Moser. "It's my belief that we need to do what we can to say thank you to these men and women and help them whenever possible. All of us at megabus.com are very proud to support this great organization by making a monetary donation and raising awareness of WWP's efforts."
For more information on Wounded Warrior Project®, visit http://www.woundedwarriorproject.org.
For more information on megabus.com, visit http://www.megabus.com.
Megabus.com is one of the largest privately funded providers of city-to-city express bus transportation and serves more than 120 cities in North America, including routes operated by other Coach USA subsidiaries.
Megabus.com is the first express bus line to offer high-quality travel for as low as $1 via the Internet. Megabus.com operates service from 13 hubs in Atlanta, Chicago, Cleveland, Los Angeles, New York, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh, San Francisco, Texas Triangle (Dallas, Houston, San Antonio), Washington D.C. and Toronto - creating more than 1,000 new, professional jobs. Visit www.megabus.com for a complete list of cities served.
Service for megabus.com operates daily. Fares shown are one-way and include all government taxes. Each year megabus.com carries nine million customers safely on more than 200,000 trips using the most modern fleet of double-decker buses on this continent. Since its launch on April 10, 2006, megabus.com has served more than 30 million travelers. For the latest news and travel deals, follow megabus.com on Twitter at @megabus and Like us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/megabus.com.officialpage.
Megabus.com is a subsidiary of Coach USA, one of the largest transportation companies in North America, and maintains the highest safety compliance rating (Satisfactory) from the US Department of Transportation's Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration. Paramus, N.J.-based Coach USA owns and operates 30 local companies in North America, some that have been in business for more than 70 years, which operate scheduled bus routes, motor coach tours, charters and sightseeing tours.
Additional safety information can be found in the video here: http://youtu.be/lUOa48278mM