About

The Safe & Active Genesee for Everyone coalition is a network of advocates convened by the Crim Fitness Foundation to harness the power of the collective to advocate for policy, system and environment changes that promote equitable access safe opportunities to be physically active throughout Genesee County.

SAGE members often can be found:

  • Participating in Advocacy Days at the Capitol
  • Supporting and advocating for parks, trails, bike lanes and other public spaces
  • Advocating for equity and inclusion in health and transportation policies
  • Volunteering for Safe Routes to School events
  • Serving on the Genesee County Master Plan Steering Committee
  • Training residents at collaborative leadership training programs
  • Participating in the Traffic Taming Task Force
  • Serving on the Flint Cycle Fest advisory committee
  • Volunteering at events hosted by partner organizations
  • Among the membership of neighborhood groups

Major Projects/Programs

  • Safe Routes to School
  • Leadership & Advocacy Training
  • Neighborhood Plan Implementation
  • Participate in the Genesee: Our Community, Our Future long range master plan

Activities

  • Educate elected officials on Complete Streets
  • Educate elected officials on Vulnerable Roadway Users
  • Advocate for health in all policies