Posts Tagged: Minneapolis

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 »

GIVING TUESDAY!

2 ways to give back on GivingTuesday, November 27th. Free Bikes 4 Kidz invites you to donate $30 to give 1 child a bicycle + a new helmet. Focus your holiday/year end giving on helping all children roll into a healthier, happier childhood with a gift of a bike.  https://www.classy.org/give/81714/#!/donation/checkout And every small action counts! That’s… Read more »

THANKFULNESS!

Rolling into a week of thankfulness~ for every bike we give away, there are thousands of people who made it happen! Thank you and Happy Thanksgiving. You are the heart of the wheel! Special thanks to our Presenting Sponsor, AllinaHealth, and to our generous partners: Quality Bike Products, Park Tool, Penn Cycle, HED Cycling, Media… 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 »