Ride Illinois enjoys connecting with friendly, talented and interesting people as a result of our outreach and awareness efforts. Some of those we’ve met have started a business that allows them to share their unique talents with others.
Generous small businesses support Ride Illinois by donating a portion of the proceeds of certain merchandise sales. By purchasing items from these businesses, you’re supporting Ride Illinois and a small business at the same time! Click on each logo to learn more.
Are you a small business owner? Do you believe in the many benefits of riding a bike for recreation, transportation and everyday trips? If you answered yes to those questions, our Small Business Partner program may be for you! Contact firstname.lastname@example.org to learn more and to discuss a mutually-beneficial partnership with Ride Illinois.
Maple Leaf Coffee Roasters (Roselle, IL)
Maple Leaf Coffee Roasters is an artisan coffee roaster selling both in person in Roselle, Illinois and online since 2018. They strive to serve both the casual coffee drinker and coffee obsessive by offering a variety of roasts, origins and carefully crafted options for individuals and wholesale to other businesses.
Offer: For each bag of Rocket Fuel Blend sold online or in the shop, $2 will be donated to Ride Illinois.
Veloist – Michael Valenti Cycling Art (Lindenhurst, IL)
Veloist offers the largest collection of Cycling Art prints and Cycling Art Originals in the world from one artist, Michael Valenti. With over 100 unique images from The Tour de France, Giro d’Italia, Vuelta to famous faces and places in the world of cycling. All in one store, all by one artist. You’re sure to find the right painting or print for your style. Vive le Velo!
Offer: For each item purchased from this link to the Veloist online shop, 20% of the purchase price will be donated to Ride Illinois.
Jen's Art, Gifts and Books (Roselle, IL)
Jen’s Art, Gifts and Books is a small shop with fun, whimsical and slightly inspirational art located in Roselle, Illinois. Items are available in store and online. Jen’s goal is to create art that will make you smile!
Offer: For each 10-pack of bike-themed notecards sold online or in the shop, $1 will be donated to Ride Illinois.