ALIQUIPPA, Pa. (KDKA) — A group of volunteers is getting the wheels rolling on a campaign to make sure every kid has a bicycle this summer.
Remember the joy and exhilaration of those summer afternoons on your bike? Many kids in the area might not have had the chance to experience any of that if it wasn’t for Little Free Cycles in Aliquippa.READ MORE: South Side Man Accused Of Beating His Mother To Death
Before Little Free Cycles, there was the Little Free Pantry at the House of Prayer Lutheran Church.
“It gives people the chance to give. People are really generous. The free pantry gives people the chance to be generous,” said Pastor Mike Sourwine.READ MORE: Spirit Airlines Issues Continue At Pittsburgh International Airport And Arnold Palmer Regional Airport
And now the church is partnering with a bike ministry called Communicycle.
Free bikes and helmets, whether you outgrew your old bike or never had one.
“It’s such a good feeling just to see them riding away,” said Lee Montanari, the executive director of Communicycle.MORE NEWS: Longtime AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka Has Died, Sen. Chuck Schumer Says
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