Mission Statement


Charles River Wheelers (CRW) is a group of recreational cyclists who enjoy frequent rides, social events, and educational opportunities, primarily in the Greater Boston area.


CRW values the advancement and enjoyment of cycling

  • through pursuit of diverse members and inclusive activities,
  • through sponsorship of rides and other events,
  • through cooperative activities with other organizations,
  • through encouragement of favorable actions by government and private industry,
  • through publicity of the benefits of cycling,
  • through education of the cycling community and the general public about the health and fitness benefits of cycling and safe cycling practices,
  • through charitable donations to support cycling infrastructure, policies, and underserved communities,
  • and through other suitable means.

CRW shall not organize, conduct or coordinate any activities not permitted by a corporation exempt from federal income tax under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code.


Approved by the Board 29 March 2021