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October 19, 2012

Third Annual Gala!

On October 18th, CYCLE Kids hosted our Third Annual – and best ever! – Gala at the Harvard Faculty Club in Cambridge. Once again our community of advocates, bike-lovers, and friends gathered to celebrate the CYCLE Kids mission, raise funds, and share stories – and we were honored by the awesome show of support! In addition to raising money towards Boston- and Brooklyn-based programs, the 150 attendees generously “built” 15 bikes piecemeal through our virtual bike-build wall!

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August 10, 2012

CYCLE Kids is Headed to the Lone Star State!

We’re thrilled to announce that our dedicated friends and supporters, Peter Staneland and the Corpus Christi Cycling Club, have raised enough funds to bring CYCLE Kids to their home state of Texas. We met Peter in 2010 when he won a spot on our Boston Marathon team. Inspired by the efficacy of the CYCLE Kids program that so mirrored his own values, Peter and the Corpus Christi Cycling Club raised all the funds necessary to bring CYCLE Kids home to Texas. The program begins on August 17th during the London Independent Elementary School’s physical education classes.

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August 10, 2012

CYCLE Kids Program Donated to a Corpus Christi Texas School

Corpus Christ, Texas Bike Club Donates A CYCLE Kids Program to Their Local School to Help Fight Childhood Obesity

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May 21, 2012

Breakaway 2012

More than 200 cyclists, volunteers and supporters joined us to make this year’s Breakaway Bike Ride the best yet! Featuring three breathtaking cycle routes designed for all ages and skill levels, a gourmet lunch, live music and sunshine, the day was truly a celebration of wellness, vibrancy and community. Bob Wolfe, with his exceptional local knowledge, once again knit together three gorgeous rides of varying length and difficulty through the back streets of Lincoln, Stowe, Harvard, Acton, Concord, Bolton and Sudbury.

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April 23, 2012

Somerville Pilots a Successful Bike Clinic!

In April we hosted our first Bike Clinic, a week-long course that brought together an amazing group of community-minded volunteers, mentors, and students. Each student, working with a professional bike mechanic, repaired several bikes donated by the community -- one of which they kept as their own. The surplus bikes will be sold to raise funds to purchase CYCLE Kids workbooks for the next class of new riders.

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April 17, 2012

Our 2012 Boston Marathon Team Beats the Heat!

We were honored to have six dedicated supporters fundraising for our mission and running in CYCLE Kids bibs in the 2012 Boston Marathon! Their example both supports and inspires our mission, and their passion will help make positive and lifelong changes in the health of our children -- everywhere!

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February 24, 2012

Bike Camp for Junior High Youth: Earn a Bike and Receive Community Service Credit

CYCLE Kids graduates will learn to repair bikes during this hands-on, week-long camp! Each student will repair three bikes donated by members of the community; they get to keep one bike as their own, and the others will be sold to raise funds to purchase CYCLE Kids workbooks for the next class of new riders.

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February 19, 2012

CITY ACCEPTING DONATIONS OF USED BICYCLES TO BENEFIT YOUTH, CYCLE KIDS PROGRAMS

Bikes to be used in bicycle repair workshops for middle school youth; proceeds from sales of repaired bikes to benefit CYCLE Kids Program with Somerville Public Schools.

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October 26, 2011

Everyone is a CYCLE Kid

CYCLE Kids Hosts Second Annual Fundraiser Celebrating the Education of Children to Lead More Active, Confident, and Curious Lives

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October 3, 2011

Donations help save program

CYCLE Kids, Specialized, and the Bicycle Habitat Came Together to Make Sure Children at the Dyckman Valley School Have a CYCLE Kids Program This Year

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