Awards
  • Bicycle Retailer chooses Marilyn Price as one of "50 Influential Women Driving the Business" (February 2014)
  • Paula Fricke, Director of TFK Charlotte, receives the 2013 Director's Community Leadership Award for North Carolina. (April 2013)
  • University of Michigan's College of Literature, Science, and the Arts awarded Marilyn Price with their Humanitarian Service Award (October 2012)
  • TFK Biddeford's Community Cycling Center received Maine's YMCA Youth Development Award for "commitment to nurturing the potential of every child and teen through youth development" (October 2012)
  • Outdoor Industry Association recognized Marilyn Price as one of three “Outdoor Inspiration Awards” finalists (January 2012 & 2013)
  • Mountain Bike Action Magazine recognized Marilyn Price as one of “the 25 Most Influential People in Mountain Biking” (July 2011)
  • Clif Bar Award 2-Mile Challenge award for TFK’s commitment to bicycle advocacy and climate change (November 2010)
  • Community Leadership Award, President’s Council on Fitness, Sports, and Nutrition (November 2010)
  • Trips For Kids Marin was a Governor's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports Spotlight Award Gold Medal Winner as presented by California Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger (September 2009)
  • Marilyn Price received the Jefferson Award, sponsored by the San Francisco Chronicle and CBS 5 (August 2008)
  • TFK Marin received Heart of Marin Award for Achievement in Nonprofit Excellence (January 2008)
  • TFK Marin’s Director Marilyn Price named a Semi-Finalist for the National Volvo for Life Award (October 2007)
  • TFK Denver’s Director Andrew Goodwillie chosen as Channel 7’s Everyday Hero (October 2007)
  • Marin Women's Hall of Fame, Induction of TFK Marin’s Director Marilyn Price (March 2006)
  • TFK New Bedford received the Annual Community Award for Outstanding Civic Partner from The Greater New Bedford Women's Center (2006)
  • TFK New Bedford cited by the Massachusetts Governor's Highway Safety Bureau for its innovative programs for bicycle and pedestrian safety (2006)
  • TFK Marin’s Director Marilyn Price received Martin Luther King, Jr. Humanitarian Award, Marin County Human Rights Commission (November 2003)
  • TFK Marin’s Director Marilyn Price received Hanna Creighton Environment Justice Award, Sierra Club Marin Group (October 2003)
  • TFK Charlotte received a citation from the Police Department for work with kids.
  • TFK Marin’s Director Marilyn Price received SGMA Hero, National Winner, Sporting Goods Manufacturing Association (2002)
  • Marilyn Price receives Daily Point of Light award (June 11, 2001)
  • TFK Marin received  e-chievement award, NPR (2001)
  • TFK Marin’s Director Marilyn Price chosen as TV 5’s Hometown Hero (May 2000)
  • TFK Marin received Childrens' Services Award, Marin County Bicycle Coalition (December 2000)
  • TFK Marin received Waste Reduction Program of the Year, California Integrated Waste Management Board (1999)
  • TFK Marin’s Director Marilyn Price chosen as a Women In High Gear: Celebrating Industry Leaders, Interbike, (September 1999)
  • TFK Marin’s Director Marilyn Price received As They Grow award from Parents Magazine (1998)
  • TFK Marin’s Director Marilyn Price inducted into the  Mountain Bike Hall of Fame  (1996)
  • TFK Marin’s Director Marilyn Price chosen Volunteer of the Year, Volunteer Center of Marin (1996)
  • TFK Marin’s Director Marilyn Price received Pacific Award for Outstanding Service to the Mountain Biking Community, International Mountain Bicycling Association (1996)
  • TFK Marin’s Director Marilyn Price received Channel 7 Salutes, KGO TV (September 1995)
  • TFK Marin received Golden Rule Award, JC Penny (1995)
  • TFK Marin’s Director Marilyn Price received Daisy Award, S.F. Bay Area Girl Scouts (1994)
  • TFK Marin received Model Program Award, International Mountain Bicycling Association (1994)

Moved to Tears

I was literally moved to tears by the fact that there are kids who have grown up in Oakland and have never seen the ocean, how one boy was so excited to see a horse for the first time.

– Cherisse Harper, Youth Agency Leader (Oakland, CA)

 

Spotlight Award

Governor Schwarzenegger honors Trips For Kids as the 2009 Gold Medal winner of the California Governor's Council on Physical Fitness and Sports.