Volunteer, Awareness, and Advocacy Program

Monday, April 5th from 11:00am to Friday, August 27th, 2021 3:00pm (ET)


Through service-oriented cycling experiences, Bike & Build raises awareness and advocates for affordable housing and empowers young adults for a lifetime of service and civic engagement. We envision future generations who are committed to a lifetime of civic engagement and who inspire individuals and communities to create fair, decent housing for all.

Volunteer, Awareness and Advocacy Program (VAAP)

In partnership with affordable housing organizations across the U.S., Bike & Builders will be participating in an 8-week term of service in 2021. VAAP service will vary depending on your placement, but generally service will include:

  • Supporting community building projects through labor on new construction and home repair projects

  • Developing a holistic understanding of the cause through our Affordable Housing Curriculum

  • Immersing in a new culture and environment

  • Developing leadership skills through collaboration with your host organization and VAAP network

  • Joining a community of fellow VAAP participants passionate about service and civic engagement

Our 2021 VAAP Partners include: 

**Placement dates vary! Learn more about our partners and projects here.

Safety is our biggest priority whether it’s on the bike, on a build site, or however you are participating in our programs.

Bike & Build will ensure that VAAP partners, hosts, and participants follow updated CDC guidelines to mitigate the risk of contracting and/or spreading COVID-19. We will continue to monitor the pandemic and provide up to date details for all of our participants and partners.

10 Remaining
Organizer will approve registrants
Opens Jan 4, 2021 12:00am
Registration Closes
Aug 27, 2021 12:00am or when space runs out.
Requirement Details
Wondering if you should register to volunteer? Based on the CDC guidelines, we are asking you the following questions:
  1. Have you been exposed to someone who has been diagnosed with COVID-19? See the CDC’s risk assessment guidance.

  2. Do you have symptoms consistent with COVID-19? Symptoms can include a cough or shortness of breath or at least two of the following: Fever, Chills, Repeated shaking with chills, Muscle pain, Headache, Sore throat, New loss of taste or smell. See the CDC’s symptom information.

If you answered "yes" to any of those questions, we ask you not to register. We are doing all we can to align with best practices and keep our community healthy.
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