Brownsville Families Can Take A $2.50 Lyft Out Of Food Desert

About 200 Brownsville families will have access to green markets through a new ride-share program

Lyft Grocery Access Program will help as many as 200 families receive discounted rides of $2.50–less than the cost of a roundtrip bus ticket–to and from multiple markets in and around the Brownsville area. 

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BMS has Federal Public Health Service (PHS) status and is granted medical malpractice liability protection through the Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA). Under the Act, the BMS Family Health and Wellness Centers and its covered individuals are considered Federal employees and are immune from lawsuits, with the Federal government acting as the primary insurer. 

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