Leader Profile: Chelsea Biklen

Submitted by stayadmin on Thu, 01/07/2016 - 16:07

Leader Profile: Chelsea Biklen

An interview with Chelsea Biklen, Cupertino SRTS Community Coordinator.
Tell us a little about yourself.

I have worked for Cupertino Safe Routes to School (SRTS) since June 2015. Previously, I was the SRTS coordinator for two San Mateo School Districts. I participated in the 10 month Climate Corps Bay Area Fellowship through Strategic Energy Innovations, similar to Americorps.

2015 Family Biking Champion Profile: Bart Kay

Submitted by stayadmin on Mon, 01/04/2016 - 11:06
This feature was initially published by the San Francisco Bicycle Coalition (sfbike.org).
By Nancy Buffum

Bart Kay is a San Francisco biking parent who won the 2015 Bike to School Champion Award. He received a complimentary SF Bicycle Coalition membership for his volunteer efforts.

YBike Parent Story

Submitted by stayadmin on Thu, 12/31/2015 - 15:58
Read on for a parent's story shared with us by Rachel Del Monte, MNA. Rachel is the Executive Director of The Peninsula Family YMCA.

The YMCA’s areas of focus are youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility. YBike supports all three of these areas of focus as we help kids and families get active, collectively reduce emissions and traffic, and create opportunities for youth leadership and team work. We couldn’t do this without the support of Spare the Air. The following letter was written by a parent about YBike.

Leader Profile: Casey Wedding

Submitted by stayadmin on Mon, 12/07/2015 - 22:36
An interview with Casey Wedding of the Napa County Office of Education.

Tell us a little about yourself.

I have worked for the Napa County Office of Education since 2009, when the Safe Routes To School program began. I used to work as a substitute teacher prior to starting at the County. I worked as a bicycling and walking safety instructor for three years, but now work more as a coordinator than an instructor.

Success Story: After Class Enrichment Summer Camp

Submitted by stayadmin on Fri, 11/20/2015 - 11:21
An interview with Casey Wedding of the Napa County Office of Education.

Tell us about your program and its audience.

Our camp is called After Class Enrichment (ACE) Summer Camp and has been running for three years. Our program receives 21st Century Community Learning Centers funding from the U.S. Department of Education for a five week summer camp. Kids can take classes in sports, digital arts, swimming, cooking, crime scene investigation (CSI), and bike safety.

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