Bicycle Garage Indy and BGI Fitness employees made an impact in 2014 with bicycle commuting, recycling and distributing donated bicycles through our Shifting Gears program.
Bicycle Commuting in 2014
We collectively biked 22,250 miles, 3088 trips and helped save 890 gallons of gasoline and 17,800 pounds of Carbon Dioxide. Bicycle Garage Indy / BGI Fitness employees have now commuted by bike 190,210 miles and 23,953 trips since March 2008!!
|Cardboard 38.76 tons||Paper .06 tons|
|Office Paper 2.74 tons||Shrink Wrap 1.90 tons|
TOTAL= 43.43 TONS
We also recycled Clif Bar wrappers through TerraCycle and were able to:
Plant 2 trees in an American forest
Adopt one acre of wildlife land
•Received 326 bicycles at Bicycle Garage Indy
•Distributed 366 bicycles to organizations to give to people who need bikes
Since August 2007
•Received 3650 donated bicycles at Bicycle Garage Indy
•Distributed more than 3400 bikes to organizations to give to people who need bikes
Connie Szabo Schmucker, Advocacy Director
Bicycle Garage Indy / BGI Fitness