• What is Bike Delaware

    • What is Bike Delaware?
      • Bike Delaware is an independent, non-government, member-supported non-profit advocacy organization.
      • Bike Delaware’s organizational mission is to make bicycling and walking safe, convenient and fun transportation options in Delaware.
    • How do I get involved with Bike Delaware?
      • Become a member!
      • BikeDE.org is a dynamic source of news and information about cycling (and walking) in Delaware. Keep informed there.
      • Sign up for a weekly digest email with links to new web site articles from the previous week.
      • Like us on facebook.
      • Follow us on twitter.
      • Look for opportunities to contact your elected officials and let them know that cycling (and walking) matter to their constituents.
      • Along with partners Sussex Outdoors, Delaware Greenways, the American Heart Association, DelDOT, DNREC, the Dover/Kent MPO, the Delaware Office of Highway Safety and Delaware Advisory Council on Walkability and Pedestrian Awareness, Bike Delaware hosts an annual Walkable Bikeable Delaware Summit in the spring in Dover. Attending the summit is a great way to get involved.
      • VOLUNTEER!! Bike Delaware needs volunteers! If you want to actively participate in Bike DE’s mission we have numerous and diverse opportunities available, including tabling events, writing for the web site, bicycling ambassador, membership outreach, marketing, graphic design, government relations, help with fundraising and more! For students, more formal internship opportunities are available. Please reach out to us to explore the opportunities that fit your interests and time.
      • Did we mention becoming a member? Bike Delaware receives zero financial support from government. We also do not contract with government at any level. Instead, we rely on the financial support of members who support our work because they want bicycling in Delaware to be a safe, convenient and fun transportation option.
      • Bike Delaware’s board of directors meets monthly at varying locations around the entire state. Board meetings are open to the public (except for executive session). If you would like to attend a board of directors meeting please email meetings@bikede.org.

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