Tag Archives: World Bicycle Relief

World Bicycle Relief’s Pedal to Empower returning in June

World Bicycle Relief has announced the return of Pedal to Empower on 5th June. The inaugural ride last summer saw just under 800 riders from 31 countries collectively raise $294,000. Pedal to Empower aims to unite riders from around the globe to provide women and girls in need with life-changing …

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World Bicycle Relief celebrates 2,500 field mechanics trained

World Bicycle Relief is celebrating 2,500 field mechanics trained. The non-profit’s specially designed Buffalo Bikes mobilise communities in rural developing regions across the world where distances are a barrier to education, healthcare, and economic opportunities. The mechanics are trained to serve those communities and keep Buffalo Bikes rolling ‘for generations …

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World Bicycle Relief chosen as Raleigh’s 2021 charity partner

World Bicycle Relief has been chosen as the 2021 charity partner of Raleigh. The partnership will see activations rolled out at Raleigh offices throughout the year, including quarterly virtual challenges, participation in and joint promotion of larger fundraising events and a salary sacrifice scheme for employees wishing to donate to …

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RGT Cycling joins forces with World Bicycle Relief and Everesting.CC for 31-day challenge

RGT Cycling is launching a 31-day challenge in partnership with Everesting.CC and World Bicycle Relief. Starting on 1st December, the event challenges aspiring pioneers to climb the cumulative altitude of the 8,448m Mount Everest, spreading their attempt over 31 days. Pioneers must also fundraise for World Bicycle Relief to have …

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World Bicycle Relief commemorates 15 years with ‘Faces of Change’ campaign

World Bicycle Relief (WBR) is celebrating 15 years with a ‘Faces of Change’ campaign. The campaign is launching today across WBR channels, aiming to support fundraising efforts globally. It explores the stories of 15 inspiring faces from WBR’s journey and how supporters can help create another 15 years of impact …

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Shift Active Media appoints Bolton as PR manager

Shift Active Media has appointed Laura Bolton as PR manager. The role will see her manage the global public relations for a selection of Shift’s clients, including Continental, Look, Selle Royal and World Bicycle Relief. She has joined the team remotely during the COVID-19 pandemic. “Despite the unorthodox start to the …

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World Bicycle Relief launches appeal to mobilise frontline health workers with bikes

World Bicycle Relief has launched an appeal to support 2,500 frontline health workers in rural Africa with Buffalo Bicycles. The bicycles are a form of transport for health workers who provide essential care, prevention and health education during the COVID-19 pandemic. World Bicycle Relief’s Buffalo Bicycles are specially designed for …

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