FB4K welcomes bike donations and volunteers for upcoming giveaway events

Free Bikes 4 Kidz (FB4K) Madison, a nonprofit organization that provides bikes to children in need, will be hosting giveaway events on April 29, May 6, and May 13. Bike recipients have been selected and will come to FB4K to shop for their bikes.

The bike giveaway events require about 30 volunteers for each day. The shifts are 10:45 a.m.–2 p.m. and 1:45–5 p.m. Three more volunteers are needed for both April 29 and May 6, and 13 volunteer slots are open for May 13. Volunteers are needed for helmet fitting, helping people learn to ride, assisting shoppers, bike running, registration and check-in, and teaching people how to use accessories.

FB4K is also currently taking bike donations. All sizes and styles are accepted. Bikes can be brought to FB4K’s shop, located at 354 Coyier Lane in Madison. Donations will be accepted Monday–Friday between 9:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. or Wednesdays from 6–8 p.m. Evening donation hours will end after May 1.