Bike to Work Day was a blast!

Bike to Work Day was a blast!

Last Thursday, May 8, was my sixth Bike to Work Day here in Silicon Valley, and it definitely stood above the rest. It was a big deal – this was the 20th anniversary of the Bay-Area-wide Bike to Work Day! We counted more participants, gave away twice our usual...

Support SVBC in Silicon Valley Gives

On Tuesday May 6, 2014 from 12:00 a.m. through to 11:59 p.m., Silicon Valley Community Foundation via Razoo.com will host Silicon Valley Gives, a one-day online giving event benefiting local non-profits. SVBC is a registered beneficiary non-profit. We ask that you to...
Shopping by bike really registers

Shopping by bike really registers

As you may have heard, SVBC is sponsoring something called Bike to Shop Day. We were approached by our super volunteer (and blogger extraordinaire) Janet Lafleur with this wonderful idea. Bike to Work Day is great, she said, but why limit it to work commutes? People...

Get a job: YBike instructor

YBike in San Mateo County is hiring! Do you or someone you know like bikes and empowering youth to lead active & healthy lives? If so, YBike may be a great fit for you! Part-time, 20-hrs week position, details and job description can be found here. Please contact...
A beautiful day for a ride through San José

A beautiful day for a ride through San José

Many thanks to Adam at Greenbelt Alliance and Beth with CommUniverCity for involving SVBC in last Saturday’s Cycling through San José bike tour. I had a great time. I was happy to see that almost half the group came from outside San José and were eager to learn...