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Beneficiaries

Participants can choose from the more than 100 incredible beneficiary organizations listed below!

One of the things that makes Climate Ride such an effective charitable event is that you can select the organization(s) you wish to fundraise for from our extensive list of beneficiary organizations. Our beneficiaries were selected for their work on environment, conservation, clean energy, sustainability, climate education, and active transportation advocacy. At the end of the year, Climate Ride grants the proceeds from our events to these hard-working organizations. 

You can click on the logos below to read about each beneficiary or filter through them by selecting your interests.

  • 1% for the Planet Logo
  • 350.org Logo
  • 350Vermont Logo
  • Acadia Center Logo
  • Acterra Logo
  • Active Transportation Alliance Logo
  • Adventure Cycling Association Logo
  • African Wildlife Foundation Logo
  • Alliance for Biking and Walking Logo
  • Alliance for Climate Education Logo
  • Alliance for the Great Lakes Logo
  • American Bird Conservancy Logo
  • American Geophysical Union Logo
  • American Solar Energy Society Logo
  • Architecture 2030 Logo
  • Arts:Earth Partnership Logo
  • B Lab Logo
  • Bainbridge Island Land Trust Logo
  • Better Future Project Logo
  • Bicycle Transportation Alliance Logo
  • Bike Cleveland Logo
  • Bike East Bay Logo
  • Bike Maryland Logo
  • Bike New York Logo
  • Bike Santa Cruz County Logo
  • Bike Walk Montana Logo
  • Bikes for the World Logo
  • Bikes Not Bombs Logo
  • BikeSGV Logo
  • Boston Area Solar Energy Association Logo
  • Boston Cyclists Union Logo
  • Boulder Food Rescue Logo
  • California Bicycle Coalition Logo
  • California Straw Builiding Association Logo
  • Cascade Bicycle Club Logo
  • CDI - Miles of Trees Logo
  • Center for Biological Diversity Logo
  • Center for Climate Protection Logo
  • Ceres Logo
  • Ceres Community Project Logo
  • Change is Simple Logo
  • Chesapeake Climate Action Network Logo
  • Chicago Fair Trade Logo
  • Citizens Climate Lobby Logo
  • Clean Energy Coalition Logo
  • Climate Disobedience Center Logo
  • Climate Generation: A Will Steger Legacy Logo
  • Climate One Logo
  • Climate Solutions Logo
  • Conservation International Logo
  • Conservation Media Group Logo
  • Cool Davis Logo
  • Cool the Earth Logo
  • Dancing Rabbit Ecovillage Logo
  • Delta Bike Project Logo
  • Earthjustice Logo
  • East Coast Greenway Alliance Logo
  • Ecology Action Center Logo
  • Emmett Institute on Climate Change & the Environment at UCLA School of Law Logo
  • Environmental Advocates of New York Logo
  • Environmental Defense Fund Logo
  • Environmental Working Group Logo
  • Everybody Solar Logo
  • Factory Farming Awareness Coalition Logo
  • Fibershed Logo
  • Food & Water Watch Logo
  • Fossil Fuel Divestment Student Network Logo
  • Gearin’ Up Bicycles Logo
  • GivePower Foundation Logo
  • Glacier National Park Conservancy Logo
  • Global Awareness Local Action (G.A.L.A.) Logo
  • Greater Grand Rapids Bicycle Coalition Logo
  • Green Ninja Project Logo
  • Greenagers Logo
  • Greenbelt Alliance Logo
  • GRID Alternatives Logo
  • Grist Logo
  • Help Educate Logo
  • I Challenge Myself Logo
  • Ice911 Logo
  • Illinois Green Economy Network Logo
  • Institute for Sustainable Communities Logo
  • Institute for Transportation & Development Policy Logo
  • Interfaith Power & Light Logo
  • League of American Bicyclists Logo
  • League to Save Lake Tahoe - Keep Tahoe Blue Logo
  • Livable City Logo
  • Local First Chicago Logo
  • Los Angeles County Bicycle Coalition Logo
  • Maine Farmland Trust Logo
  • Marin School of Environmental Leadership Logo
  • Marine Applied Research and Exploration (MARE) Logo
  • Mothers Out Front Logo
  • National Geographic Society Logo
  • National Park Foundation Logo
  • National Parks Conservation Association Logo
  • Natural Resources Defense Council Logo
  • New Jersey Bike & Walk Coalition Logo
  • Ohio City Bicycle Co-op Logo
  • Oil Change International Logo
  • Parks & Trails New York Logo
  • Pie Ranch Logo
  • Presidio Graduate School Logo
  • Project Drawdown Logo
  • Protect Our Winters Logo
  • Rails to Trails Conservancy Logo
  • Rainforest Alliance Logo
  • RETREET Logo
  • Sacramento Area Bicycle Advocates Logo
  • Saha Global Logo
  • San Diego County Bicycle Coalition Logo
  • San Francisco Bicycle Coalition Logo
  • San Francisco Green Film Festival Logo
  • San Jose Parks Foundation Logo
  • Sierra Club California Logo
  • Sierra Club Illinois Chapter Logo
  • Sierra Club National Logo
  • Silicon Valley Bicycle Coalition Logo
  • Sivananda Yoga Ranch Logo
  • Solar Electric Light Fund Logo
  • SolarFest Logo
  • Stand Logo
  • Sustainable Harvest International Logo
  • Sustainable Hudson Valley Logo
  • SustainaFest Logo
  • Sycamore Land Trust Logo
  • The Center for Latino Progress Logo
  • The Nature Conservancy Logo
  • The Sage School Logo
  • The Spoke Folks Logo
  • TransForm Logo
  • Transportation Alternatives Logo
  • Tuolumne River Trust Logo
  • Union of Concerned Scientists Logo
  • University of Washington School of Public Health Logo
  • Urban Sustainability Directors Network Logo
  • UW College of the Environment Logo
  • Vermont Center for Ecostudies Logo
  • Vote Solar Logo
  • Walk San Francisco Logo
  • Washington Area Bicyclist Association Logo
  • Well House Logo
  • Wenatchee River Institute Logo
  • WenatcheeOutdoors.org Logo
  • West Michigan Environmental Action Council Logo
  • Windustry Logo
  • Women in Solar Energy (WISE) Logo
  • Woods Hole Research Center Logo
  • World Bicycle Relief Logo
  • Yosemite Conservancy Logo
  • Young Professionals in Energy - SF Bay Area Logo
  • Young Voices on Climate Change Logo