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: Police Investigate Theft Of 14-Year-Old Horse In Renfrew
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: Pittsburgh's Dolly Parton Imagination Library Sends 75,000th Free Book To Pittsburgh Children
But it wants to fund 200 bikes for kids by Christmas.
It’s also looking for kids who need bikes.
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