Bike4School'S ARCHIVE

  • Cycling out of Poverty believes that the bicycle can make a difference in this world, in terms of health, poverty reduction, the environment, etc. Having access to a bicycle offers the opportunity to break the vicious circle of poverty. That is why our bicycle interventions focus on equipping students, health volunteers, farmers and small entrepreneurs […]

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  • Time flies! It is almost Christmas time. A time for giving; a time to consider those less fortunate than ourselves. A great time also to organise a sponsor run or any other charity fundraising event. Are you a teacher, a student or parent to a student? We call upon you to consider raising funds for Bike4School, […]

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  • Meet one of the successful Bike4School participants in Kenya. Access to education in Kenya is often limited due to distances. Students face challenges in combining education with traditional household tasks (esp girls) with the risk of dropping out school. Bicycles in the Bike4School programme enable students to cover distances more easily, arriving fitter and faster […]

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  • Assembling our bicycles for students, health care workers and small entrepreneurs in Kenya. Support CooP-Africa (Cycling out of Poverty) to mobilise more to improve access to education, health care and income. http://www.coop-africa.org/en/donate

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  • Assembling our bicycles for students, health care workers and small entrepreneurs in Uganda. Support CooP-Africa (Cycling out of Poverty) to mobilise more to improve access to education, health care and income. http://www.coop-africa.org/en/donate

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  • Please be welcome at The Green Hub Kenya in Kisumu for innovative bicycles, tricycles and bicycle trailers. You can find the workshop along Nairobi-Kondelle by-pass (behind Arina Primary school). The Green Hub is powered by CooP-Kenya.

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  • Students from Stedelijk Gymnasium Nijmegen are support the Bike4School programme for years now. During their annual sponsor run the first year students run laps in a famous park in Nijmegen, Kronenburg park. Family, friends and other people they know sponsor every lap they run and the proceeds are being donated to Bike4School and other good […]

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  • Again, bicycles have been given out to students in the Bike4School programme in Uganda. Bicycles are a popular means of transport among students, but affordability is an issue. Under the Bike4School programme students can acquire a bicycle on a reduced rate, and “pay” part of it by performing well in school. For more information about […]

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  • Also at Country Side Secondary School in Uganda, bicycles have been given out under the Bike4School programme in the previous month. Since this is the second year of this programme to run in this school, we see an increase in the applications. Students are indeed using the bicycles to go to school and increase their […]

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  • Kiyemba Godfrey is a student in the Bike4School programme. He wrote an essay about the Bike4School bicycle saving his shoes from wearing on the way footing to school daily, and that now he uses the bicycle he takes years without buying any new shoes. Kiyemba Godrey’s essay was selected for the Bike4School photobook, of which […]

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