BIKE SHIFT Youth Leadership Program

Organization: Slow Roll Chicago

Year: 2015

Amount: $10,000

Status: Grant awarded

Type: Advocacy

Address: 1958 East 116th Street, Chicago, IL 60617

Slow Roll Chicago will use this $10,000 grant to develop a teen leadership program focused on creating safe bicycle access to the new Big Marsh Bike Park on the Southeast Side of Chicago. Youth from the neighborhoods surrounding Big Marsh, including Pullman, Hegewisch and South Deering, will engage in advocacy, community organizing and bicycle planning as part of this effort.