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Bike Across the Country for Affordable Housing

On a Bike & Build cross-country or regional bike trip, young adults engage in an 8-week affordable housing curriculum, volunteer with local organizations, and explore the U.S. by bike. Participants leave Bike & Build with:

✔️ a greater sense of purpose
✔️ skills ranging from advocacy work to non-profit management
✔️ a close-knit community of civically engaged individuals
and much more!

2023 Routes:

Central U.S. (cross-country): May 29 - Aug 14, 2023
Northern U.S. (cross-country): June 8 - Aug 26, 2023
Drift West (regional): July 28 - Aug 21, 2023
Southern U.S. (cross-country): Sept 11 - Nov 18, 2023

Organization Name: 
Bike & Build
Contact Name: 
Lauren Hamilton
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