Discounted Fares for Agencies Serving Those Experiencing Homelessness
Metro Transit offers discounted fares to charitable organizations that assist those experiencing homelessness. The program offers a 50 percent subsidy on the purchase of select products including tokens. Tokens are sold in bags of 50. An organization must meet these requirements to apply for the program:
> Be in good standing with Metro Transit or have an acceptable credit score
> Be a non-profit organization serving homeless individuals (IRS Form 990)
> Agree to distribute discounted tokens to only homeless individuals at no cost
How to participate in the program
1. Submit a completed Application Form and Agreement Form by mail to Metro Transit, 560 Sixth Avenue North, Minneapolis, MN 55411.
2. If your application is approved, Metro Transit will send the executed Agreement Form.
3. Submit order form as needed. Orders will be shipped within 2-3 business days.
Please note: Participating agencies are allowed to resell the fare product at a rate no higher than the discounted purchase price. Tokens can not be resold. The savings provided to the agency must be passed on to the client or end user.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions about the program.