Blog Posts By: David Hansen

BikeWalkKC teaches KC youth skills to be lifelong cyclists

March 28, 2018


With support from the Health Forward Foundation and other partners, BikeWalkKC is celebrating over six years of bicycle education. Since 2012, we have taught bicycle handling and safety proficiency, maintenance and repair skills, and advocacy to students across the Kansas City Metro. Our graduates use their bicycles for exercise and transportation, and they encourage their […]

BikeWalkKC’s youth bicycle education expands throughout the region

June 29, 2017


With support from the Health Forward Foundation and our other partners, BikeWalkKC had its busiest school year yet, including youth education programs at 26 schools across the Kansas City metro area, benefitting over 1,800 students. BikeWalkKC’s Bicycle Lesson and Safety Training (BLAST) program had over 1,600 participants at 14 Kansas and Missouri elementary schools. In […]


Health Forward Blog aims to discuss health and health policy issues that impact the uninsured and underserved in our service area. To submit a blog, please contact Health Forward Communications Officer Jennifer Sykes, at jsykes@hcfgkc.org.

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