Posts Tagged: bicycles

FB4K GOING GLOBAL!

Tidings of joy keep coming in from Free Bikes 4 Kidz Chapters across the country! Not only was the Minneapolis Season 11 a remarkable success, but FB4K Atlanta donated more than 400 bikes to Atlanta kids, and in Salt Lake City, 250 bikes were given by FB4K Utah.  In their stellar first year efforts, FB4K… Read more »

GIVE TO THE MAX DAY!

Give to the Max Day is about good will to all. But this year, let’s make it Good Wheel 2 All!  Every dollar you donate will be matched by Doran Companies up to $10,000!  $30 puts a kid on a bike with a brand new helmet, $300 changes the lives of ten kids, and $3000… Read more »

Season 11, Week 5

The snow started falling, but we will not be deterred. Free Bikes 4 Kidz will be open 7 days a week until every bicycle is finished for our December giveaways! 3,500 bikes are finished thanks to our continuing stream of dedicated volunteers, and awesome groups from MN Chapter of National Association of Pediatric Nurse Practitioners Community Group,… Read more »

FB4K HALFWAY THROUGH!

Celebrating the halfway point of Free Bikes 4 Kidz extraordinary 8-week effort to refurbish thousands of bicycles for thousands of kids in need by December 1st! Shout out to all week 4 volunteers including QBP (Quality Bicycle Products), U.S. Bank, Wayzata Mountain Bike Team, Emerson Technologies, Micron USA (Minneapolis) and EDK Training.   Early giving… Read more »

SEASON 11, WEEK 3

After only three weeks, we are riding the momentum and have completed about 2,500 bikes, with the help of 1,128 volunteers who have supported us with 4,339 hours so far. Every volunteer and every hour counts. We couldn’t do this without our inspiring community of volunteers. Together, we are better!    

SEASON 11, WEEK 1!

Celebrating the first week at the largest Pop-Up Bike Shop on the planet with our first finished bike, our first amazing volunteer cleaners and mechanics, and 600+ shiny refurbished bicycles all ready to change kids lives! We couldn’t be prouder. Thank you again Allina Health, Media Minefield, QBP (Quality Bicycle Products) and Park Tool for… Read more »