2011 ECORIDE to Benefit USGBC-Missouri Gateway Scholarship Fund

Pump up your tires, grab your helmet, and join the fun at the Second Annual ECORIDE on Saturday, October 22, 2011!  Proceeds from the bike ride will benefit the Chapter’s scholarship fund. The Chapter has given out scholarships to green building & sustainability trainings over the years to support our goal of transforming every building into a green buildings.

The purpose of the USGBC-Missouri Gateway Chapter scholarship program is to provide green building & sustainability education and training for those who normally would not have access or could not afford it.

The scholarships will help people from Missouri and Southern Illinois attend:

  • Regional Sustainability Conferences such as Greening the Heartland
  • Local professional development and continuing education
  • LEED Exam Preparation Courses offered by the Chapter

Saturday, October 22, 2011
9 am – noon (rain or shine)

The bike ride will be on the Riverfront Trail and will begin at the William A Kerr Foundation at 21 O’Fallon Street, St. Louis, MO 63102. There will be a 10 and a 25 mile route.

The William A. Kerr Foundation is located 4 blocks east of N. Broadway, and 7 blocks north of the Eads Bridge in Downtown St. Louis. The building is on the corner of O’Fallon St. and Lewis St. (Please note that N. Leonor K. Sullivan Blvd. becomes Lewis St. as it crosses Biddle St.)

Riverfront Trail Details
Map of the William A. Kerr Foundation


  • REGISTRATION: $25 per person or $60 per family
  • Or join us as a Century Rider for $100 and help our scholarship fund go further!

Registration fee includes continental breakfast, an event water bottle and lunch afterwards!

Can’t make the ride, but want to support the USGBC-Missouri Gateway Scholarship Program? Join us as a Virtual Rider!

Click here to visit our Event Registration page, then scroll down and click on the “Register” button under the ECORIDE to benefit USGBC-Missouri Gateway Chapter Scholarship Fund event listing.

Thanks to our 2011 ECORIDE SPONSORS:

Aegis Metal Framing
Big Shark Bicycle Co.
Great Rivers Greenway
M3 Engineering
Novus International
Treanor Architects
William A. Kerr Foundation
Whole Foods 

Sponsorship Opportunities for the ECORIDE are still available. Contact Emily Andrews at 314-577-0854 for more information!


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