Posts Tagged: give a bike

NEW WAREHOUSE!

Free Bikes 4 Kidz has there new home for 2018 Season 11!  A big beautiful warehouse at 5930 Earle Brown Drive in Brooklyn Center has been donated, and our first volunteer group has already unloaded and set up all our equipment. Bring on the bikes! Allina Health’s area wide bike collection is next Saturday, October… Read more »

Sloane’s Lemonade Stand

Sloane’s Free Lemonade & Cookie Stand, Season 3, was another big hit at the Minneapolis Bike Tour! Sloane and her family collected over $700 for Free Bikes 4 Kidz by pedaling out delicious lemonade and home baked cookies to all the thirsty riders, raising significant awareness for our great cause. You’re amazing Sloane!  Thank you…. Read more »

FB4K LAUNCHES IN WASHINGTON!

Our national presence has expanded to Washington! We need your bikes #PNW. The #Yakima program is getting started with donation days this week. Check out this article to see how you can help and donate. http://www.yakimaherald.com/news/local/unteers-bike-donations-sought-to-get-free-bikes-kidz-going/article_e6e5ed6c-9a68-11e8-8b49-cf051eaa75fd.html Special thanks to Virginia Mason-Yakima Memorial Hospital, Yakima Kiwanis, VKPowell,  Yakima Basin Velo and Wells Fargo for getting FB4K… Read more »

FB4K EXPANSION

Our friends in Madison are part of our expanding national presence. Check out this Wisconsin State Journal article to see how their community is embracing Free Bikes 4 Kidz https://host.madison.com/wsj/news/local/ask/catching-up/free-bikes-kidz-madison-picks-up-speed/article_4d110555-a22c-50db-aa7c-5fcc0915b84d.html https://www.facebook.com/WisconsinStateJournal/

MEMORIAL DAY

On Memorial weekend we are honoring one of our amazing volunteers, Bob House. We are inspired by his commitment to cycling, his community and to Free Bikes 4 Kidz. https://mailchi.mp/…/memorial-weekend-and-the-fb4k-community If bicycling means or meant the world to someone in your life, remember them by making sure every kid has a bike.  http://fb4k.org #memorial #kidsonbikes

2nd ANNUAL FB4K SUMMIT

The FB4K Force was with us this past week!  All the Executive Directors and VIP’s from our amazing Free Bikes 4 Kidz chapters in Salt Lake City, Atlanta, Madison, Portland, Eugene/Springfield and Detroit met in Minneapolis to inspire one another and coordinate efforts to get kids on bikes across the nation.  Thanks for coming everyone! … Read more »