Bicycle Education, Entrepreneurship and Enrichment Programs (BEEEP!, Inc.)
Educate young people about bicycle safety, maintenance and repair; offer tours that combine fun and fitness with education about the environment, local history and geography; orient them to safe routes to and from school, work and play; hire them to work in bicycle-related businesses such as bike shops, messenger, delivery, pedicab and rental services, and commercial touring companies.
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