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Board of Directors: September Meeting Minutes

Board of Directors: September Meeting Minutes Recently, Norte’s Board of Directors approved the publishing of minutes after each meeting, beginning with June […]

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These Sidewalks are for Walking! 👟

These Sidewalks are for Walking! We write about sidewalks a lot. Perhaps too much. And we’ll own that because sidewalks transform neighborhoods, and we’re […]

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Meeting the Challenge — Exceeding Expectations

Meeting the Challenge — Exceeding Expectations I remember the day it popped into my head: “I think I’ll ride my bike around […]

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Additional Statement by the Norte Board of Directors

September 24, 2021   Greetings Norte Community, The Norte Board’s decision regarding the change in the employment status of Ty Schmidt was […]

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Norte is…

Norte is… Norte is a story, and if you receive this newsletter, your story is part of it. Maybe your story began from the beginning when Ty […]

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Statement from the Norte Board of Directors on the departure of Executive Director Ty Schmidt

Statement from the Norte Board of Directors on the departure of Executive Director Ty Schmidt Last week Norte’s Board of Directors made […]

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What are your healthy habits?

What are your healthy habits? We spend a lot of time here at Norte encouraging healthy habits. One of the best healthy habits for kids […]

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We’re Hiring: Program and Education Director

Program and Education Director Norte is seeking a PROGRAM AND EDUCATION DIRECTOR to join Team Orange. The ideal candidate will be passionate […]

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2021 Summer Bike Camp Report

2021 Summer Bike Camp Report We invite you to explore the impact of Norte’s annual Summer Bike Camp — this year offered […]

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2021 Adventurama: Fun Everywhere

2021 Adventurama: Fun Everywhere On Saturday, September 11, 19 squads gathered at noon to take part in the annual Adventurama. The weather […]

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Giving back, rolling onward, creating smiles 😊

Giving back, rolling onward, creating smiles Eight months have sped by since I joined Norte as the Donor Relations Specialist. Over that time, I’ve […]

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The Magical Mixture of Goodness Ahead

The Magical Mixture of Goodness Ahead Twice this week I’ve heard: “This is my favorite season — for sure.” I couldn’t agree […]

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A big, exciting world awaits you

A big, exciting world awaits you Believe it or not, northern Michigan is part of a global revolution. Worldwide, citizen advocates are […]

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Norte + Schools = Perfect Match

Norte + Schools = Perfect Match Norte began with a simple problem — getting kids to school. “What I saw was a river of […]

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Norte Welcomes Aaron Selbig to the Team

Norte Welcomes Aaron Selbig to the Team Selbig brings decades of journalism and organizational experience to Norte’s communications efforts.  Traverse City, MI. Norte has hired Aaron Selbig to fill […]

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Following in the Bicycle Corps’ Tire Tracks

Following in the Bicycle Corps’ Tire Tracks A Chat with Mike Brown When Mike Brown’s friend Bill Gray approached him about a […]

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What’s on your to do list for fall? 🍁

What’s on your to-do list for fall? There’s a ton of summer left, including four weeks of summer bike camp. Also, there […]

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“I can’t believe how good that made me feel!”

“I can’t believe how good that made me feel!” ️Keep kids moving. At the root of it, that’s what we do at Norte. […]

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Patrick’s Heavy: The Numbers and Awards

Patrick’s Heavy: The Numbers and Awards The riders put in the miles while their supporters generously supported their cause — putting smiles […]

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Exclusive: Meet the Man in the Orange Suit! ⚡

Exclusive: Meet the Man in the Orange Suit! ⚡ If you’ve ever run into Norte Man, you’ve experienced pure energy and unquestionable positivity. It’s […]

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