Gearing Up

Gearing Up

Organization: Gearing Up

Year: 2013

Amount: $7,500

Status: Grant awarded

Type: Advocacy

Address: Philadelphia, PA

 

This grant of $7,500 will help Gearing Up launch a partnership with an alternative sentencing court and a mental health agency to help women in transition from abuse, addiction, and incarceration leverage the power of the bicycle as a tool for independence and physical and emotional health. PeopleForBikes support joins in-kind donations from Advanced Sports Inc./Fuji Bikes and Saris Cycling Group on this innovative program, which serves as a model for reaching an underserved population of women.