Last Friday the streets of Cape Town were transformed into colourful wonderland of glowing ballons and bicycles as hundreds of cyclists joined the #Moonlightmass activation to raise awareness for #Anotherlightup’s crowdfunding project to build lights in communities in need.
The bicycle has the ability to be a powerful agent of social change, bringing not only mobility but much needed services to people in need. In São Paulo, Brazil, this mobile library (Bicicloteca) provides the homeless and other citizens with access to books and free internet – democratizing access to information, entertainment and culture for […]
When young entrepreneur, Lufefe Nomjana decided to expand his Khayelitsha-based bakery business, the bicycle was his first choice as a delivery vehicle – economical and sustainable it fitted perfectly into the eco-friendly ethos of his company, while giving him the flexibility to deliver bread into areas that are inaccessible to vehicles.
Ever seen someone ride a Buffalo? South African children do it everyday! Support this daring activation to raise funds for education initiatives and showcase the incredible work of mobility organisations like Qhubeka.
The inspiring story of Cape Town’s bicycle hero – Sizwe Nzima who started Iyeza Express, a bicycle courier service that collects chronic medication from public health facilities and delivers it directly to patients homes, most of whom are too busy or too sick to collect it themselves.
Missed out on your Argus cycle tour entry? Never fear, although individual SA entries for the Cape Argus Pick n Pay Cycle Tour are sold out, you can still participate in the world’s largest timed cycle race by cycling for with one of these charity groups.
The first of our series exploring world-changing mobility designs featured at the 2013 Open Design Cape Town – Design for All Exhibition.
With only a few weeks to go we are calling on all bicycle buddies to back this worthy crowdfunding campaign and help Lufefe to get the bicycles he needs to deliver his health bread in Khayelitsha and beyond.
With a mission to improve the health of Khayelitsha residents, Espinaca Innovations plans to deliver spinach products by bicycle—but they need your help.
One Man, one bicycle, 40 countries, 4 continents – an environmental pilgrimage to highlight the bike as a positive tool in the battle against climate change.