Each Tuesday we are thrilled to donate 10% to local groups working to support our community. For more information, or to nominate a group, please contact email@example.com.
November 7th – Trips for Kids
Trips for Kids® is a 501(c)3 nonprofit based in San Rafael, California. Founded in 1988, they now operate in over 80 locations throughout the United States, Canada, Israel and Sierra Leone. Their mission is to provide transformative cycling experiences for underserved youth. Through their signature Rides and Earn-A-Bike programs, they have opened the world of cycling to over 150,000 youth. These programs aim to build self-esteem, inspire healthy lifestyles and instill environmental values. They also operate The Re-Cyclery Bike Shop that sells affordably-priced, repurposed bikes, parts, accessories and clothing to the general public. For more information, please visit them at www.tripsforkids.org/marin.
November 14th – Marin Charitable
Marin Charitable believes that every child deserves the opportunity to have a happy and fulfilling childhood. Marin Charitable provides grants to organizations that offer critical support, education and enrichment for school-aged children in Marin County who have limited opportunities. Find out more at http://www.marincharitable.org/
November 21st – Drake HS Mountain Bike Team
The Drake High School Mountain Bike Team is the most popular club at Drake High School, with over 60 riders gearing up for the 2018 season. Their goal is to get kids on bikes – helping them achieve personal and competitive goals and develop the skills to maintain a healthy lifestyle. They are an inclusive club sport at Drake High School, active in local volunteering and trail advocacy, and funded primarily by riders and our generous sponsors. They thank Iron Springs and the community for supporting the team!
November 28th – California Wilderness Coalition
The California Wilderness Coalition (CalWild) protects and restores the state’s wildest natural landscapes and watersheds on public lands. These important wild places provide clean air and water, refuges for wildlife, and outstanding opportunities for recreation and spiritual renewal for people. CalWild is the only statewide organization dedicated solely to protecting and restoring the wild places and native biodiversity of California’s public lands.