From Proficiency to Practice

Organization: PedNet Coalition

Year: 2006

Amount: $10,000

Type: Education

Columbia, Missouri’s PedNet received $10,000 to launch the pilot of their bicycle safety and education program, “From Proficiency to Practice.” This three-stage program will begin this fall by teaching bicycling basics to 600 fourth graders, training children in safe bike handling through an after-school program, and establishing a Bike Train for kids who want to ride to school.

Note: PeopleForBikes no longer funds education grants.

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