Related Organizations

There are many organizations and advocates working to advance active transportation across North America, in addition to APBP. If you’d like your organization listed, please contact APBP at [email protected] to submit a request.

  • Adventure Cycling Association
    Our mission is to inspire people of all ages to travel by bicycle for fitness, fun, and self-discovery. Founded in 1973 as Bikecentennial, Adventure Cycling is the premier bicycle travel organization in North America with 44,500 members nationwide.
  • America Walks
    America Walks is a national resource which fosters walkable communities by engaging, educating, and connecting walking advocates.
  • American Trails
    The only national, nonprofit organization working on behalf of all trail interests, including hiking, bicycling, mountain biking, horseback riding, water trails, snowshoeing, cross-country skiing, trail motorcycling, ATVs, snowmobiling and four-wheeling.
  • Bicycle Friendly America Program
    The League's Bicycle Friendly America family of programs recognize states, communities, businesses and universities for their efforts to promote bicycling and provide roadmaps to improve.
  • Cycling Resources Centre
    Cycling Resources Centre was founded by Sydney-based cycling enthusiast Benjamine Ling early in 2014, and it is dedicated to bringing you the very best of curated cycling culture content: art, design, photography, style, tips and tricks.
  • FHWA's Safe Routes to School Program
    Provides an overview of the SRTS Program as well as specific program guidance to the states in the administration of SRTS funds.
  • League of American Bicyclists
    An organization that promotes bicycling for fun, fitness and transportation through advocacy and education.
  • Local Government Commission
    The Local Government Commission is a non-profit organization based in California that works to build livable communities. LGC with a variety of national sponsors hosts the annual New Partners for Smart Growth conference which travels around the United States.
  • National Center for Bicycling and Walking
    An organization whose mission is to create bicycle-friendly and walkable communities.
  • National Center for Safe Routes to School
    Assists communities in enabling and encouraging children to safely walk and bike to school.
  • National Complete Streets Coalition
    News of complete streets activities from around the country and proposed federal legislation plus resources including fact sheets and a PowerPoint presentation.
  • National Transportation Enhancements Clearinghouse
    The National Transportation Enhancements Clearinghouse is an information service sponsored by the Federal Highway Administration and Rails-to-Trails Conservancy. It works to provide professionals, policy makers, and citizens with timely and accurate information and technical assistance regarding the Transportation Enhancements program, which since 1991 has been the single largest source of funding for bicycle and pedestrian projects in the United States.
  • One Street
    An international non-profit organization based in Prescott, Arizona and led by an international team from diverse cultures, communities and bicycling concerns.
  • Ped/Bike Images
    Pedestrian and bicycle pictures brought to you by PBIC.
  • Pedestrian & Bicycle Information Center
    The Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center (PBIC) is a national clearinghouse for information about health and safety, engineering, advocacy, education, enforcement, access, and mobility for pedestrians (including transit users) and bicyclists. PBIC's mission is to improve the quality of life in communities through the increase of safe walking and bicycling as a viable means of transportation and physical activity. To accomplish that mission, the PBIC manages several websites, produces a variety of reports, guides and case studies, and offers training and technical assistance.
  • PeopleForBikes
    PeopleForBikes is a national organization whose mission is to get more people on bikes more often and make every bike ride better for everyone. The PeopleForBikes Coalition is the U.S. bicycle industry's trade association representing more than 300 companies. The PeopleForBikes Foundation promotes bicycling's benefits and supports crucial bike infrastructure projects and programs across the country.
  • People Powered Movement
    People Powered Movement strives to provide the most accurate information regarding advocacy to increase bicycling and walking throughout the U.S. Their goal is to create, strengthen and unites state/province and local bicycle and pedestrian advocacy organizations.
  • Rails-to-Trails Conservancy
    Rails-to-Trails Conservancy is a nonprofit organization based in Washington, D.C., whose mission it is to create a nationwide network of trails from former rail lines and connecting corridors to build healthier places for healthier people.
  • Safe Routes to School Crossing Guard Training
    "Vermont Safe Routes to School Crossing Guard Training: Best Practices for Safe Crossing": This short video covers important tips and techniques for school crossing guards. Whether you are a new crossing guard or looking for a refresher, this fun video will provide information about different street types and signage, proper communication skills, how to handle emergencies, and other important tips. Visit the Vermont Safe Routes to School Resource Center at www.SafeRoutesVT.org to learn more.
  • Safe Routes to School National Partnership
    A network of more than 350 nonprofit organizations, government agencies, schools, and professionals working together to advance the Safe Routes to School (SRTS) movement in the United States. Kit Keller is APBP's representative.
  • Traffic Justice Initiative
    A campaign to redefine our societal perspective on motor vehicle crashes, and substantially reduce their occurrence.
  • University Bike Programs
    A resource for higher ed bike program folks, this groups runs a list serve and best-practice wiki.
  • Walk 21
    Walk21 exists to champion the development of healthy sustainable and efficient communities where people choose to walk.
  • Walk and Bike to School Day
    Walk and Bike to School Day offers up lots of helpful, basic information for parents, the media and site members plus planning and outreach tools, event registration and information, and ways to keep up a year-round walk and bike program.
  • Walk Friendly Communities
    Walk Friendly Communities is a national recognition program developed to encourage towns and cities across the U.S. to establish or recommit to a high priority for supporting safer walking environments. Communities are recognized for working to improve a wide range of conditions related to walking, including safety, mobility, access and comfort.
  • Women’s Transportation Seminar
    Founded in 1977, WTS is an international organization dedicated to the professional advancement of women in transportation. Boasting roughly 4,100 members - both men and women - WTS is helping women find opportunity and recognition in the transportation industry. Through its professional activities, networking opportunities, and unparalleled access to industry and government leaders, WTS is turning the glass ceiling into a career portal.