The movement for biking and walking is led by passionate advocates and dedicated individuals at the state and local level. Advocacy Advance boosts those critical efforts by providing the tools, funding and expertise to increase biking and walking across North America. Get involved in this dynamic partnership to transform your community into a great place to bike and walk.

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Advocacy Advance is out to help states fully fund, fully staff and fully implement bicycle and pedestrian projects under MAP-21. In 2012, Congress passed the current federal transportation bill, MAP-21. With reduced and weakened dedicated funding, this bill is a disappointment for advocates – but eligibility for bicycling and walking projects remain. Advocacy Advance works with state and local advocates and agency staff to maximize the federal funding that is available for bicycle and pedestrian programs and projects. Learn more >>

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How a Rapid Response Grantee Turned Lemons Into Lemonade in Kansas City
Things didn’t go exactly as planned in BikeWalkKC’s campaign to include complete streets…

Thanks to REI, an additional $20,000 in Advocacy Advance Rapid Response Grants is now available
Calling all advocates! It's legislative season. If your organization is working under a tight…

Lessons from Atlanta: A Southern Success Story
In 2011, Advocacy Advance awarded Model Grants to advocates in Pittsburgh and Atlanta to provide multi-year…

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