- Volunteer Night
Volunteers make the magic happen! We began as an all-volunteer organization, and we still rely on volunteers for our events, outreach, data collection and entry. If you are interested in making a difference in the fun and safety of bicycling in the Philadelphia region, you came to the right place. There are many ways you can get involved in this effort. If you want to hear about these events as they become available please activate your volunteer status, click here.
- Rides, Events & Classes
We regularly offer free workshops, rides, and classes in Philly and the suburbs. Check out our blog for event descriptions, dates, and links for registration.
- Bicycle Coalition Supports SEPTA Safety Awareness Day
Wednesday, May 4 is SEPTA Safety Awareness Day, and this year, the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia and Indego Bike Share are joining forces with the Authority to highlight many of the precautions SEPTA drivers and cyclists can take to remain safe. During rush hour tomorrow morning, 400 SEPTA employees will distribute safety materials and […] The post Bicycle Coalition Supports SEPTA Safety Awareness Day appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.
- Our Take on SEPTA Budget; Public Comments Open Until May 5
SEPTA released its proposed $548.63 million Fiscal Year 2017 Capital Budget and Fiscal Years 2017-2028. SEPTA receives 60 percent in funding from the State of Pennsylvania, 38 percent in federal funds and 2 percent in local funding from the five Pennsylvania counties served. You can access the full budget proposal here. The 2017 capital budget […] The post Our Take on SEPTA Budget; Public Comments Open Until May 5 appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.
- Cadence Youth Athlete Allen Williams Selected As Gates Millennium Scholar
Over the past week, we at the Bicycle Coalition have been quietly celebrating the accomplishment of Cadence Youth Cycling athlete Allen Williams. Williams was just selected as a Gates Millennium Scholar, a prestigious grant funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, designed to promote academic excellence and provide an opportunity for outstanding minority students […] The post Cadence Youth Athlete Allen Williams Selected As Gates Millennium Scholar appeared first on Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia.