An (almost) Carfree Family

December 29, 2013 by  
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An (almost) Carfree Family

We met this (almost) car-free family at the Ballard Neighborhood Greenways event where they got their Undriver Licenses™ in fall, 2013. The whole family goes almost everywhere on bikes. Sara Daum tells us their story: What did you pledge for your Undriving pledge month?  “We pledged as a family. None of us drove at all […]

Family Biking on Ballard’s Neighborhood Greenway

December 21, 2013 by  
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Family Biking on Ballard’s Neighborhood Greenway

Kristie Thompson and family got licensed in September, 2013, at the ribbon-cutting party for the Ballard Neighborhood Greenway – part of a growing network of neighborhood greenways in Seattle.  Here’s their story! What was your Undriving™ pledge? “We pledged as a family – to bike the kids to school.” How’s it going with Undriving? “I […]

A Family Walk with Table and Chairs

June 25, 2013 by  
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A Family Walk with Table and Chairs

I was out in my yard gardening, when… a table and two chairs walked by!  Setting down my shovel, I got the scoop: After brunch out with her parents, this young woman had found a great set for her kitchen at the consignment store nearby. She considered having it delivered, and going home for her […]

Undriving in Transportation Hall of Fame!

June 24, 2013 by  
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Undriving in Transportation Hall of Fame!

In May 2013, Transportation Choices Coalition turned 20!  To mark their 20th year, they selected 20 Transportation Champions to honor in their first Hall of Fame.  Undriving™ is delighted to be one of them – and we are honored to be in such excellent company.  Watch this video and join us in wishing Transportation Choices […]

Tom Armstrong: “If I can bicycle, I bicycle.”

June 17, 2013 by  
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Tom Armstrong: “If I can bicycle, I bicycle.”

We met Undriver™ Tom Armstrong on the Undriving™ Facebook page, and got curious about the back-story on this bike-riding handyman.  Undriver Mary Davies got the scoop! “If I can bicycle, I bicycle.” – Sir David Attenborough That’s how Louisville, KY, Undriver Tom Armstrong signs his emails. And it describes his undriving life pretty well. He’s […]

GiveBIG to Undriving on May 15!

May 6, 2013 by  
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Undriving changes the habits of one of the biggest polluters on the planet – us!  To curb climate change, we MUST get people out of their cars.  To change America’s fossil fuel addiction, we need to think BIG.  Like: • Putting our Licensing Station Kit into the hands of more and more Official Licensing Partners all over the […]

Sound Transit Takes On Undriver Licensing™!

May 4, 2013 by  
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Sound Transit Takes On Undriver Licensing™!

We are delighted to announce that Sound Transit is becoming an Official Licensing Partner with Undriving™.  Later this month they’ll get their very own Undriver LIcensing™ Station, and start taking it to fairs and festivals in their three-county service area.  “We’re so excited to add Undriver Licensing™ to our toolkit,” says Jim Hammond, Customer Outreach […]

Biking to School – still at it!

April 1, 2013 by  
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Biking to School – still at it!

Undriver Jake Palazzi checked in with us recently – to let us know he’s still on it with his Undriving pledge, two years and a new school later: “Bike to school every day when humanly possible.” Thanks for Undriving, Jake! I got licensed at my middle school I think in 7th grade, two years ago […]

Undriving™ at Tilden School – Fall 2012

November 30, 2012 by  
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Undriving™ at Tilden School – Fall 2012

In late September, the Undriver Licensing™ Station visited Tilden School in West Seattle.  5th Grade Teacher Karin had prepped the whole school, so we were eagerly awaited by students in every grade – Kindergarten through 5th!  The students had all taken home pledge forms, and the families had each designed their own Undriving experiment for […]

Semi-finalist in SIFP 2012; 1K Audience Angel Award

October 22, 2012 by  
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Semi-finalist in SIFP 2012; 1K Audience Angel Award

Social Venture Partners‘ Social Innovation Fast Pitch competition has kept us on our toes this summer and fall!  Undriving is proud to have been selected as a Semi-Finalist.  A Big Huge THANK YOU to SIFP for providing us with this amazing learning laboratory – this process has sharpened our plans, honed our pitch, and strengthened […]

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