Increasing BikeMN’s Grassroots Advocacy Capacity

Organization: Bicycle Alliance of Minnesota

Year: 2014

Amount: $10,000

Status: Grant awarded

Type: Advocacy

Address: Minneapolis, Minnesota

Grant funding will help BikeMN increase its advocacy capacity and lobbying support to ensure that bicycling and walking are included in a significant way in 2015 transportation funding bills. BikeMN will develop a strong statewide grassroots campaign and experienced lobbyists on both sides of the aisle to ensure that funding for bicycling, walking, and safe routes to school is maintained or increased.