Location: 2566 Leghorn St. Mountain View, CA MAP
The Silicon Valley Bicycle Exchange is a Section 501c(3) non-profit organization.
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The Silicon Valley Bicycle Exchange wants YOU!
Roles for new volunteers:
- Apprentice Mechanic
- Bike Cleaner
- Set-up Crewmember (set up canopies, tables, stands)
- Take-down Crewmember (put away canopies, tables, stands)
- Volunteer Greeter & Check-In
- Donation Processor
- Food Runner
Roles for Experienced Volunteers & MechanicsMentor: Supervise apprentice mechanics, sharing your enthusiasm and skills as needed
Specialty Mechanical Adviser: If you have lots of experience with particular repair area, be our expert; examples might include three-speed hubs, shock overhaul, frame straightening, wheel truing, etc.
Pre-QA Inspector: Provide our first level of quality assurance inspection--before each project receives a green tag and leaves its repair stand
Final QA Inspector: Be the final word in quality assurance. Requires extensive experience.
Inventory Manager: Sort incoming parts, provide parts as needed to volunteers, and issue restocking requests.
Bike Salesperson: Helps connect buyers with bikes. Must be familiar with market values of used bicycles.
Workday Announcer: You love to perform and are familiar with our program. Two main announcements--volunteer orientation and the lunch time announcements.
Workday Foreperson: Responsible for managing the whole event, before, during and after. A great leadership development role.
Behind-the-Scenes Volunteer: It takes a lot of work to run the Bicycle Exchange. Join us in laying the foundation for our workday and donation events.