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 »
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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 »
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 »
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 »
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!