Posts Tagged: free bikes for kids

GIVEMN!

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!

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 »

SEASON 11, WEEK 3

After only three weeks, we are riding the momentum and have completed about 2,500 bikes, with the help of 1,128 volunteers who have supported us with 4,339 hours so far. Every volunteer and every hour counts. We couldn’t do this without our inspiring community of volunteers. Together, we are better!    

SEASON 11, WEEK 1!

Celebrating the first week at the largest Pop-Up Bike Shop on the planet with our first finished bike, our first amazing volunteer cleaners and mechanics, and 600+ shiny refurbished bicycles all ready to change kids lives! We couldn’t be prouder. Thank you again Allina Health, Media Minefield, QBP (Quality Bicycle Products) and Park Tool for… Read more »

Bike Collection Goes National!

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 »