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 »
Posts Tagged: recycle
A few highlights from the Free Bikes 4 Kidz live feed celebration of GiveMN Give To The Max Day. Special thanks to Doran Companies for the $10,000 matching gift, and to every donor who believes in what we do!
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 »
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 »
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 »
In the past 2 weeks, not only did Minneapolis have their big annual bike collection, but Free Bikes 4 Kidz affiliates in Eugene/Springfield, Atlanta and Detroit also held their collections with amazing results. FB4K Founder, Terry Esau was able to travel to Eugene and Detroit to help out. Lots of hard work. Congratulations to all!… Read more »