An estimated 1.2 billion people live in rural poverty cut off from markets, schools and clinics. With such an immense global need for sustainable transport, there's no shortage of opportunities for bicycles to make a big difference in the lives of the rural poor.

We encourage you to check out the following organizations, which share our passion for mobility for good for every person on the planet.


BEN (Bicycle Empowerment Network)

Bicycles Against Poverty

Bikes for the World

Bikes Not Bombs

Bicycles Without Borders

Cycling Out of Poverty

Global Alliance for Ecomobility

Institute of Transportation and Development Policy

Interface for Cycling Expertise www.i-ce.n

Biketown Africa

Pedals for Progress

Pedal Power Association

Project Rwanda


Riders for Health

Working Bikes Cooperative

World Bicycle Relief


First African Bicycle Information Organization (FABIO)

Practical Action