Do you remember your first bike? That feeling of freedom when the training wheels came off?
Well, an effort has been launched to make that dream a reality for children in our area with special needs.READ MORE: Port Authority Updates COVID-19 Vaccination Policy For Employees, Adds Cash Incentive
The children’s charity, Variety, kicked off the “My Bike” program on Monday, Nov. 5, with the help of Gov. Tom Corbett and some major corporate sponsors.
The special bikes cost about $1,800 each. The charity already has funding for 51 bikes.READ MORE: Two People Sentenced To Prison For Roles In Deadly 2019 Sheraden Shooting
But it wants to fund 200 bikes for kids by Christmas.
It’s also looking for kids who need bikes.
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