OBF Grants

OBF provides Bicycling Development Grants ranging from $200 to $1,200. Funds can be used in educational programs, materials, and events like Bike to School/Bike to Work or Open Street Days.

Apply by May 31, 2019

Eligibility Checklist - Organizations applying must meet all the following criteria:

  • Must be Ohio Bicycling Federation (OBF) member
  • Must hold a current tax-exempt status under Section 501(c)(3), or (7) of the Internal Revenue Code, listed on the IRS Master File and conduct activities within the United States
  • Grant requestor must match at least 20% of the requested grant
  • OBF will not support infrastructure programs

Cycling is Safe

Position papers and validation of our contention that bicycling is a safe activity.

Reforming Bicycle Traffic Laws

Your Ohio Bicycling Federation has the following proposals and informative articles available.  

"Cyclist Friendly" Communities Award

"Bicycle Friendly" has become a buzzword, but what is important is treating cyclists fairly and encouraging the best and safest practices. Many of the most important measures to help cyclists cost little or nothing!

Ohio Bike and Pedestrian Crashes

OBF has developed maps showing the locations of bicycle and pedestrian crashes, which provide data to support the need for legislation to make the roads safer for cyclists and pedestrians.