Treat yourself to something from Amazon for your green commute!

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Track at least five green commute trips (carpooling, vanpooling, walking, bicycling, transit, or telecommuting) in your 511 Trip Diary each month and you will be entered to win a $5 Amazon gift card. We select 10 lucky winners each month. Keep up the green commute!


Log your five green commute trips in your 511 Trip Diary for a chance to win.


511 Carpool will reward ten (10) commuters each month with a $5 Amazon gift card for tracking five (5) green trips a month in their 511 Trip Diary.

Terms and Conditions

Starbucks gift cards are distributed via mail to the winner's mail address in the RMS system and are redeemable at Starbucks. There is no expiration date on the cards. Prizes will be awarded to newly- and currently-registered commuters who sign-up for the 511 RideMatch Service for the purpose of commuting to work and who complete a commute log that includes a minimum of five (5) days of either carpooling, vanpooling, walking, bicycling, using transit or telecommuting to work each month. Random drawings will be conducted by the 16th of the following month. Winners will be contacted to confirm their mail address.

511 RideMatch profiles must be accurate and complete to participate. A completed profile includes a full first name (no initials), last name (no initials), home address with unit or apartment number, e-mail address, and a minimum of one telephone number for home, mobile, or work. In addition, the work address must be complete. Incomplete profiles or mailing addresses with P.O. boxes will not qualify. Prize(s) will be mailed to participants via USPS approximately 1-2 days from the date of the random drawing. 511 is not responsible for lost, stolen or damaged tickets.

New applicants can register online at—click Carpool & Vanpool, or call 511 and say "Carpool" for assistance. Only one RideMatch profile per applicant is allowed to enter the promotion. Multiple profiles from a single commuter will disqualify them from the drawings. Eligible participants must have a complete and valid mailing address (P.O. boxes are not allowed), and participants must live or work in the Bay Area: (Alameda, Contra Costa, Marin, Napa, San Francisco, San Mateo, Santa Clara, Solano, Sonoma Counties.)

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