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Letter from the president, Midlands Gives

Dear friends, This week Cola Town Bike Collective celebrated its fourth birthday: four years ago, we were incorporated as a 501(c)(3) organization. In that time, we’ve upgraded shop spaces twice, installed bike stands across Columbia, launched a web app called...

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2018-2019 Impact Report

2019 was a huge year for the Cola Town Bike Collective. We moved to a new home, launched the first-of-its-kind app to help bicycle commuters, hosted a half dozen events, and participated in another half dozen providing free bike valet and repair services. All of this...

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Sprocket Launch Party and News Release

Nonprofit Cola Town Bike Collective to Launch ‘Sprocket” Cycling App for Columbia, S.C., at May 1 Event Event and launch are timed in honor of national Bike Month in May April 22, 2019 (Columbia, S.C.) - To kick off national Bike Month, the Cola Town Bike Collective...

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Bike!Bike! SE 2018

Everybody, we cannot express how grateful and happy we are to have had such a fulfilling and amazing weekend with everybody. I learned a ton and really enjoyed getting to know everybody in the process of Bike Bike SE! To take a  look back at BBSE18, you can find it...

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Open Streets Columbia is this Sunday!

Open Spaces is this Sunday, April 2nd on Divine St. from King St. to the Fire House. We will have a bike valet there, as well as some tools to work on bike issues. Come by and check us out! The weather should be perfect! Here is a map of the event:...

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Our training day schedule is up!

We are starting the bike maintenance training days back up. Wednesday nights at 7pm we will be going through a bike so you can learn how to fix/adjust/maintain everything on your bike. The ABCs are the basics- making sure tires are properly inflated, replacing a tube,...

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2016 Annual Report

2016 was an unbelievable year for us. I want to thank everyone that contributed time, resources, and financial support to make the Collective a success! We are hitting the ground rolling in 2017 with some really exciting opportunities. CTBC_AR2016

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Our Mission

The Cola Town Bike Collective is a 501(c)(3) non-profit, charitable organization of bicycle users whose mission is to educate and empower the community by providing a welcoming space to learn about bicycle repair, engage in maintenance practices, and promote safe...

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