SVBC goes to Sacramento

SVBC goes to Sacramento

Full bike racks in front of the state capitol building! California Bicycle Coalition Executive Director Dave Snyder pleased to see the California Department of Transportation repping bike month. May 21, 2014 marked the day after the conclusion of Climate Ride, as well...
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...

Talk with state representatives at California Bike Advocacy Day

May 21 is your chance to speak with state-level representatives about important legislation for people who bike. Join Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition, California Bicycle Coalition, and other local advocacy groups in Sacramento at California Bike Advocacy Day on May...
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...

Action Alert: Take action to protect people who bike

Too many Californians have been injured on our streets or are mourning the death of a loved one due to distracted or negligent motorists. Protecting all people who ride bikes, walk, run, ride horses, scooter, skateboard, and work on California streets is vital to make...