Posts Tagged: kids on bikes

HELP A KID BE A KID!

With your help, we collect, refubish, and giveaway 10,000 bikes this year. There are 3 ways you can help.  Donate a bike on October 6 Volunteer to help us refurbish bikes Donate Financially We need your help to gear up for the season. It costs $30 to change one life with a bike. You can help us change one… Read more »

Welcome to Season 11!

The summer is going fast and fall is approaching. We all know that means Free Bikes 4 Kidz will once again set up and open the largest temporary bike shop in the world! We have a lot to live up to after our record-breaking year in 2017 and we will continue to optimize our methods… 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 »

HAPPY BIRTHDAY TERRY!

Happy Birthday to our fearless founder, Terry Esau, who has taken Free Bikes 4 Kidz from a great little idea of repairing used bikes in his garage, to a massive total giveaway of over 45,000 bicycles to children in need! Thank you Terry for your unending enthusiasm as you take FB4K into national expansion, with… 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/

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 »