Posts Tagged: bike love

Happy New Year!

Thanks to your amazing volunteerism and financial support, Free Bikes 4 Kidz gave bicycles and helmets to almost 10,000 kids in 2018! 2019 is getting off to a blazing start with the first FB4K bike collection of the year in Madison, Wisconsin on January 12, 2019! FB4KMadison collected 1500 bicycles, and has already begun refurbishing… Read more »

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 »

2018 BIKE GIVEAWAY!

Oh the joy of your first bike! Remember the feeling of your first riding lesson? The faces of 5,000 new bicycle owners tells the whole story of Free Bikes 4 Kidz. Congratulations to Executive Director, Tia Martinson, and her amazing staff.   Undying gratitude to the thousands of amazing volunteers who made it all happen!  Good Wheel… 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 »