Faces Behind the Indego Lens – Meet Rashiid!

 

By Brenda Hernandez

The Better Bike Share Partnership (BBSP) is an effort led by the City of Philadelphia that works to ensure that Indego bike share is accessible to all Philadelphians. The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is a non­profit advocacy and education organization working as part of the Better Bike Share Partnership to support bike share and biking education.The Better Bike Share Partnership is funded by the JPB Foundation.

Year round, the BBSP team highlights stories of our events and rides. Now, we want to tell you more about the people behind those events and rides. As a two-part series, we will introduce you two amazing people behind the hard visual work that carries amazing stories for us to share. Meet photographer Rashiid Coleman, who has been working with the Better Bike Share team for two years and has captured amazing moments on film of our events.

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Brace yourself: cold season is coming!

The Better Bike Share Partnership (BBSP) is an effort led by the City of Philadelphia that works to ensure that Indego bike share is accessible to all Philadelphians. The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is a non­profit advocacy and education organization working as part of the Better Bike Share Partnership to support bike share and biking education.

The Better Bike Share Partnership is funded by the JPB Foundation.

With the cold season arriving, the BBSP team gathered some tools and tips on how to survive, ride, and strive this winter.  

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Digital Skills & Bicycle Thrills Reunion Ride 2017

The Better Bike Share Partnership (BBSP) is an effort led by the City of Philadelphia that works to ensure that Indego bike share is accessible to all Philadelphians. The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is a non­profit advocacy and education organization working as part of the Better Bike Share Partnership to support bike share and biking education.

The Better Bike Share Partnership is funded by the JPB Foundation.

Our Better Bike Share Partnership team joined the Office of Adult Education to plan out a reunion in order to connect all participants from all the Digital Skill and Bicycle Thrills (DSBT) cohorts in one big community building to celebrate each group’s success.

The Digital Skills and Bicycle Thrills program helps participants learn digital and computer skills while also learning about biking safety in the city using Indego. The program lets participants have the opportunity to join in on a group ride to put what they’ve learned about urban biking to practice.

 

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In Honor of Mr. Alan Lomax

The Better Bike Share Partnership (BBSP) is an effort led by the City of Philadelphia that works to ensure that Indego bike share is accessible to all Philadelphians. The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is a non­profit advocacy and education organization working as part of the Better Bike Share Partnership to support bike share and biking education. The Better Bike Share Partnership is funded by the JPB Foundation.

 

Written By: Azephra Hamilton

The Indego station in the heart of Strawberry Mansion has been dedicated to Mr. Alan Lomax, a former Indego Ambassador who recently passed away. Mr. Lomax has worked for decades to advocate for cycling, healthy living and community involvement. Mr. Lomax lived in Strawberry Mansion his whole life and his passion was to make life better for others in the neighborhood. He worked with the Strawberry Mansion CDC, Friends of East Park, and was an early supporter of Indego and the Cadence Youth Cycling Team.

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