BALTIMORE (WJZ) – The City of Baltimore is about to announce an investment in young people cycling in the city by supporting an organization that connects cyclists with work and study opportunities.
The organization hopes to raise millions of dollars to give Baltimore a permanent urban dirt bike park to deter cyclists from breaking the law.
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B-360 is a Baltimore-based nonprofit that says it trains young people to ride mountain bikes in STEM programs and helps them develop transferable skills to thrive. Karma.
The city on Friday will declare March 25 as “B-360 Day,” when the organization will launch #Ride4Change, a fundraising campaign to raise $10 million for a bike park. permanent land and educational campus in the city.
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The proposed campus would include an indoor and outdoor equestrian course, an educational space where children and youth can sign up for STEM programs, and a car dealership where riders vehicles can apply their skills in a practical way, the organization said.
City leaders, including Mayor Brandon Scott, will be on hand to make the announcement Friday outside the Gay Street War Memorial.
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B-360 has worked with more than 7,000 students since it started operating in 2017. In addition to its after-school and summer programs, B-360 also hosts events including opportunities to try out a bike. topographic. To learn more, visit website.
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