Better Bike Share Volunteer

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TITLE:                              Better Bike Share Volunteer
DEPARTMENT:           Center for Healthy Neighborhoods
REPORTS TO:              Partnerships Coordinator
TYPE:                               Temporary Part-time

Primary Function:
The Better Bike Share Volunteer will be responsible for supporting the Center for Health Neighborhood’s (CHN) Partnerships Coordinator with planning efforts for community bike rides with community organizations and residents. The volunteer will be supporting the Center for Healthy Neighborhoods Better Bike Share Partnership efforts to advance Citi Bike as a tool for physical and economic health for low-income residentsand residents of color in Central Brooklyn. The Better Bike Share Volunteer will be involved in supporting early planning, logistics, and follow up efforts.

 

Essential Duties and Responsibilities include the following:

  • Designing summer bike ride schedules and programming for participants
  • Conducting outreach to identify and schedule bike ride leaders
  • Maintaining cohesive communication with Restorations Communications department for social media, newsletter, and various outreach methods regarding necessary matters related to community bike rides
  • Supporting day of logistics and communications with ride participants
  • Maintain record of participating riders, including email and phone for future CHN correspondence
  • Conducting follow-up with riders, including thank yous, opportunities for continued involvement, and additional information about NYC bike share

Qualifications:

  • Planning and program implementation skills
  • Knowledge of bike share in Central Brooklyn
  • Willingness and enthusiasm to connect with organizations across Central Brooklyn
  • Bilingual (Spanish/English) is a plus
  • Ability to ride a bike is a plus