Despite a snowy, cold January night, 120 hardy souls braved the Michigan winter weather to help us celebrate our 2023 season in the Piston Group’s Detroit facility (what we like to call our “FB4K warehouse”)! The crowd was there to thank our volunteers and sponsors for supporting our mission for another year and to celebrate… Read more »
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After receiving over 150 bikes from Free Bikes 4 Kidz in Detroit at our giveaway events on Dec. 9 and 10, 2023, the local Big Brothers Big Sisters chapter sent a big thank you out to us! Check out the article on their website here.
It was a magical atmosphere in the FB4K warehouse on Saturday, December 9 and Sunday, December 10 as over 400 local kids in our community received bikes of their very own! For two days the smiles were everywhere as kids got to come in, get sized for a bike and a helmet, then pick out… Read more »
The first annual FB4K Season Kick-Off Ride was a roaring success! A large crew of FB4K volunteers and supporters rolled out to Riverside Park, along the new Southwest Greenway and along the Riverwalk. It was the perfect way to launch our sixth season while experiencing the new spaces in our city by bike…the group had… Read more »
On November 9 this year, the Amazon team based in Detroit led by Greg Donofrio, donated and delivered over 500 bikes (scooters and big wheels too!) and brought dozens of volunteers to help unload and process them for the Free Bikes 4 Kidz program here in the Motor City. Greg and Pariss Gray of Amazon… Read more »
WDIV TV’s Priah Mann and Grant Hermes talked with Bob Barnes of FB4K on the morning of their massive bike collection this year on Saturday, October 1 from the organization’s warehouse donated by the Piston Group. Reporter Megan Woods then followed up with bike donors to find out why they donate their bikes and appealed… Read more »