A Different Kind of Biker Gang

This year, children and teenagers from the Ventura area who have been signed up through The Salvation Army’s Angel Tree program are going to find something special under their tree. For between fifty and sixty of them, they are going to see a gleaming, completely refurbished like-new bike courtesy of…

Check out our June Newsletter!

Dear VCCoolers, THANK YOU for signing our petition supporting Community Choice Energy!  Together with leadership of Community Environmental Council and the Ventura Climate HUB, and other partners, VCCool voices helped inspire a “Yes” vote for Community Choice Energy feasibility study.  Also in this newsletter, speak up about transportation priorities in…

Candles after the ride of Silence

VCCool Helps Sponsor Ride of Silence 2014

To get more involved in making streets safer for bicyclists, drop us a note at action@vccool.org. (Oxnard’s new bike advocacy group meets every other Friday.)  This year VCCool helped sponsor the Anthony Martinez 3rd Annual Memorial ride. This is the third year that Anthony Martinez and his family have held an…

Ghost Bike with Flowers

Bicycle Awareness Actions! (Nov 23 & Dec 2)

“In Ventura, Cyclists to Ride for Safety, Awareness” -VC Star, November 22 by Jennifer Letzer VCCool and the Ventura Bicycle Union along with many friends from Oxnard, (and even an artist from L.A.) are taking it to the streets. We are bringing awareness and solutions to the traffic casualties that bikers and walkers…

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Community Sponsors Youth Bicycle Safety Rodeo

Community businesses and organizations are making generous gifts to support youth bicycle safety!  Channel Islands Bicycle Club and Trek Bicycles of Ventura  form the cornerstone of VCCool’s 7th annual Youth Bicycle Rodeo – allowing VCCool to provide helmets, odometers, training, and more to youth ages 5-19. Other top sponsors include…