More about BEN Bikes
BEN Bikes provides access to opportunities through promoting the use of the bicycle, to instill a cycling culture for all walks of life.
- Over the years, BEN has organized 4 community duathlons for development cyclists
Established 17 entrepreneurs in their own community bicycle workshops
Started 2 university bicycle hire schemes
Distributed 20 000 bicycles around South Africa
Trained 50 mechanics and 5000 adults and learners in safe cycling
Lobbied for the 1.5m safe passing distance legislation for bicycles on roads
BEN has previously been governments service provider of choice to distribute and train learners in their Shova Kalula programme, at schools around the country.
BEN has recently been awarded a contract with the Western Cape Government to write a framework for future bicycle distribution at schools or organisations.
- Operational Funds