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Helping  To  Provide  Kids  In  Need  With  The  Enjoyment  Of
Owning  &  Riding  Their  Own  Bicycle.

"Bikes For Kids"  is located in  Old Saybrook, Connecticut
and works with Kids, Families, and Communities mostly
in The Southern New England / Connecticut  area.


  Bikes For Kids is an official 501(c)(3) non-profit charity that provides needy children and families with bicycles and new helmets.  In August of 2013, Bikes For Kids delivered its 15,000th bicycle since 1989.
We have been consistently donating 900 to 1200 bikes a year for the last 4 years, donated  1,321 bikes in 2013, and plan on dramatically increasing those numbers in the years to come. 

The vast majority of our donated bicycles go to kids here in Connecticut, but we have shipped bikes to Haiti after the horrible earthquake, brought 136 bicycles to New York areas hit hard from Super Storm Sandy, and have even sent bicycles to Africa to help local villages get water and supplies faster.



If you would like to donate now using PayPal, a secure online payment option,
please click the "Donate Button".
Print your receipt for your tax records because
we are an approved 501(c)(3) non-profit charity.
We thank you for your support to help continue our mission of
having kids feel the freedom of the road.

        Payments By PayPal

       Bikes For Kids now has a Facebook page.      
If you are a facebook user, please "like" the page and encourage your friends to as well.
We would love to get 500 followers by July 4, 2015.  It is a great way to
keep up on new events and progress of Bikes For Kids.

Bikes For Kids/Students, Teacher Sending Bikes To Haiti - Video - WFSB Hartford2.flv
  Recent  Articles  &  Videos

February 24, 2010  :  Article / Video


March 21, 2013  :  Article

January 4, 2013  :  Article

December 31, 2012  :  Article

December 26, 2012 :  Article


December 26, 2012  :  Article

Bikes For Kids
2014  Newsletter. pdf

2013  Newsletter. pdf
2012  Newsletter. pdf
2011  Newsletter. pdf

If you are unable to open either Newsletters.
Download the free Adobe Reader Software, and try opening them again

July 11, 2012  :  Article

February 21, 2012  :  Article

November 24, 2011  :  Article




" Bikes  For  Kids "  would like to Thank
Gary  &  Bill  from  Pedal Power  of  Middletown,  CT
for their contributions and support to our efforts.
  " Bikes  For  Kids "  would like to Thank  Attorney
Tim Crowley 
from  Crowley Law Offices  of  Madison,  CT
for his time, work, and support to our organizations goals


Oxford Junior Girl Scout Troup #60166 held a bicycle collection drive for a community service project and donated 34 bikes to Bikes for Kids!
Thanks girls !

Old Saybrook Knights of Columbus Council # 2968 combined a soccer challenge with a bicycle collection and successfully gathered 44 bikes of all sizes.
Way to go gentleman!




" Bikes  For  Kids "  can  be  reached  at :

P.O.  BOX   94
Centerbrook,   CT   06409


860 - 388 - BIKE ( 2453 )
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