Business Membership

bizmembershipJoin the Bicycle Coalition of Maine as a business member and you become part of a community of cyclists. With your help, we can do more to protect the rights and safety of cyclists, create more bicycle-friendly communities and advocate for bicyclists at the Statehouse and in Washington, D.C. Through this partnership we will also provide assistance making your business more bike friendly.

Your major gift is a reflection of your continuing commitment to better bicycling in Maine. Again, thank you very much for your trust, confidence and investment in the Bicycle Coalition of Maine. Our community of members, especially our community of business members, is one of this organization’s greatest strengths. Thank you!

We welcome the opportunity to explore the sample membership levels below and provide a customized solution that meets the needs of your business. We also have a specific membership for bike shops with more information here.


$250 Level

  • “Bicycle Coalition of Maine Business Member” decal for your business’s door or window to let all your patrons know that you support better bicycling in Maine!
  • Listing as Coalition Business Member in all editions of Maine Cyclist newsletter
  • Listing as Coalition Business Member on Business Members page of bikemaine.org
  • 20% discount to advertise in the annual Bicycle Coalition of Maine Ride Guide
  • 2 complimentary Coalition household memberships for employees
  • League of American Bicyclists’ Bicycle Friendly Business accreditation application fee waived (limited of 1 application/year; valid through December 2017)

$500 Level

  • “Bicycle Coalition of Maine Business Member” Decal for your business’s door or window to let all your patrons know that you support better bicycling in Maine!
  • Listing as Coalition Business Member in all editions of Maine Cyclist newsletter
  • Listing as Coalition Business Member on Business Members page of bikemaine.org
  • 30% discount to advertise in the annual Bicycle Coalition of Maine Ride Guide.
  • 3 complimentary Coalition household memberships for employees
  • League of American Bicyclists’ Bicycle Friendly Business accreditation application fee waived (limited of 1 application/year; valid through December 2017)

$1,000 Yellow Jersey Club Level

  • Business owner is recognized as a member of Bicycle Coalition of Maine’s Yellow Jersey Club (jersey included)
  • “Bicycle Coalition of Maine Business Member” Decal for your business’s door or window to let all your patrons know that you support better bicycling in Maine!
  • Listing as Coalition Yellow Jersey Club Business Member in all editions of Maine Cyclist newsletter
  • Inclusion in article (contextual business profile and photo) in one edition of the Maine Cyclist newsletter
  • Business ad (2 1/8 x 3 1/4) in two editions of the Maine Cyclist newsletter
  • Rotating Banner Ad on homepage of Coalition website
  • Listing as Yellow Jersey Club Business Member on Business Members page of bikemaine.org
  • 40% discount to advertise in the annual Bicycle Coalition of Maine Ride Guide
  • Invitations to special Yellow Jersey Club Events
  • 5 complimentary Coalition household memberships for employees
  • League of American Bicyclists’ Bicycle Friendly Business accreditation application fee waived (limited of 1 application/year; valid through December 2017)

$2,500 Yellow Jersey Club Podium Level

  • Business owner is recognized as a member of Bicycle Coalition of Maine’s Yellow Jersey Club (jersey included)
  • “Bicycle Coalition of Maine Business Member” Decal for your business’s door or window to let all your patrons know that you support better bicycling in Maine!
  • Receive email updates with the latest Maine biking and walking news, upcoming events, and notifications about bicycle and pedestrian-pertinent community forums and public meetings in your area
  • Listing as Yellow Jersey Club Podium Business Member in all editions of Maine Cyclist newsletter
  • Inclusion in article (contextual business profile and photo) in one edition of the Maine Cyclist newsletter
  • Business ad (2 1/8 x 3 1/4) in two editions of the Maine Cyclist newsletter
  • Rotating Banner Ad on homepage of Coalition website
  • Listing as Yellow Jersey Club Podium Business Member on Business Members page of bikemaine.org
  • 50% discount to advertise in the annual Bicycle Coalition of Maine Ride Guide
  • Invitations to special Yellow Jersey Club Events
  • Opportunities to collaborate with Coalition staff on bicycle and pedestrian projects for employees and your greater community
  • 8 complimentary Coalition household memberships for employees
  • League of American Bicyclists’ Bicycle Friendly Business accreditation application fee waived (limited of 1 application/year; valid through December 2017)

$5,000 Yellow Jersey Club PRO Level

  • Business owner is recognized as a member of Bicycle Coalition of Maine’s Yellow Jersey Club (jersey and Bicycle Coalition of Maine shorts included)
  • “Bicycle Coalition of Maine Business Member” Decal for your business’s door or window to let all your patrons know that you support better bicycling in Maine!
  • Receive email updates with the latest Maine biking and walking news, upcoming events, and notifications about bicycle and pedestrian-pertinent community forums and public meetings in your area
  • Listing as Coalition Yellow Jersey Club PRO Business Member in all editions of Maine Cyclist newsletter
  • Inclusion in article (contextual business profile and photo) in one edition of the Maine Cyclist newsletter
  • Business ad (2 1/8 x 3 1/4) in two editions of the Maine Cyclist newsletter
  • Rotating Banner Ad on homepage of Coalition website
  • Listing as Yellow Jersey Club PRO Business Member on Business Members page of bikemaine.org
  • 60% discount to advertise in the annual Bicycle Coalition of Maine Ride Guide
  • Invitations to special Yellow Jersey Club Events
  • Opportunities to collaborate with Coalition staff on bicycle and pedestrian projects for employees and your greater community
  • 12 complimentary Coalition household memberships for employees
  • League of American Bicyclists’ Bicycle Friendly Business accreditation application fee waived (limited of 1 application/year; valid through December 2017)

If you prefer to send a check, please make it payable to the Bicycle Coalition of Maine and mail payment and your business contact information to: Bicycle Coalition of Maine, P.O. Box 15272, Portland, ME 04112. If you prefer, quarterly payments can be arranged.

If you have any questions or would prefer to receive an invoice for your membership payment, please contact Liz Hall at liz@bikemaine.org or 207.623.4511.