Posts Categorized: Pedaling News

FREE BIKES 4 KIDZ LAUNCHES IN UTAH!

SOMETHING NEW ON THE HORIZON! Free Bikes for Kidz has expanded its reach with a new chapter in Salt Lake City (SLC), Utah. Lead by local advocate Josh Sjogren, the SLC chapter is celebrating its launch at the Tour of Utah, a multi-day stage race. 

Follow their launch on Facebook or Twitter. 

”This is exciting news” said executive director… Read more »

NICE RIDE PEDALS TO A NEW RECORD!

The #NicestDayEver has earned its name. The previous record of 4,486 trips in a day has been broken. Huge thanks to Nice Ride Minnesota and The Minneapolis Foundation! Today’s StarTribune has a nice recap: http://strib.mn/1IlwpbJ

#NICESTDAYEVER

THIS SATURDAY – we’re attempting to hit the most trips ever to celebrate The Minneapolis Foundation Centennial anniversary! $1 will be donated to Free Bikes 4 Kidz for every trip taken on a Nice Ride Minnesota bike on June 27th. Nice Ride’s current single-day ridership record was set on July 26, 2014, when 4,486 trips… Read more »

#NicestDayEver!

For every Nice Ride trip taken anywhere in the Twin Cities on June 27, the Minneapolis Foundation will donate $1 to Free Bikes 4 Kidz, a local nonprofit that provides bikes for kids in need. In addition, from 9 a.m. to noon, the Foundation and Nice Ride will provide complimentary helmets and 24-hour Nice Ride… Read more »

OPEN STREETS MPLS IS BACK!

Back for the third year, Minneapolis residents will have the opportunity to explore and enjoy their neighborhood streets without the presence of motorized traffic at Open Streets Minneapolis.  Free Bikes 4 Kidz is proud to again be part of these amazing events.  Stop by the FB4K tent for FREE bike tune-ups! Mechanics & Free Bikes… Read more »

2015 SAVE-THE-DATES!

Free Bikes 4 Kidz has some very important dates for you! Bike Donation Day~ Saturday, October 10th Wrench Slinger Shootout Event~ Tuesday, November 10th Bike Give-Away Days–December 5th and 6th