Earn a Bike

Earn-A-Bike is a hands-on learning and earning program for youth ages 10-17. Participants learn the basics of bike repair and maintenance and safe riding while refurbishing an abandoned bike.

Program Objectives

 

  1. Youth will gain hands-on experience working with a bike mechanic to rebuild a bike.
  2. Increase students’ knowledge of bike safety and basic laws of riding.
  3. Youth will participate in team building and leadership activities related to a bike.
  4. Youth will build a bike and maintain the bike for transportation to school, work or for exercise.

Earn-A-Bike is a hands-on learning and earning program for youth ages 10-17. Over the course of 8 sessions, participants learn the basics of bike repair and maintenance and safe riding while refurbishing an abandoned bike. Students who complete at least 6 of the 8 sessions will earn the very bike they learned to build, including a brand new bike lock and helmet. This program is free to the participants as all costs are covered by funders and community partners.

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To request a program please fill out a Program Request Form and send to schedule@flipany.org.