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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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August 31, 2011

Alison Cohen, CYCLE Kids Boston Marathon Team 2009

Four years ago, Alison Cohen had no idea that starting a bike share company would result in a partnership between her company, Alta Bicycle Share and the City of Boston, which would lead to a citywide biking revolution called the Hubway. Alison’s involvement with the cycling community is various and deep, and she has been an instrumental figure in CYCLE Kids.

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July 12, 2011

First Annual Breakaway Charity Bike Ride

Contact: Julianne Idlet
jidlet@cyclekids.org
617.661.0908

CYCLE Kids 2011 First Annual Breakaway Event

Saturday, May 21, 2011 Bike Ride and Gourmet Luncheon

deCordova Sculpture Park and Museum, Lincoln, MA

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April 27, 2011

Giant Moving Company, CYCLE Kids Partner

 “Natural” is the word that comes to mind when president and founder, Larry O’Toole, talks about his decision to incorporate charitable work into the culture at Gentle Giant Moving Company. Larry believes every business should be involved in making the world a better place -- it should be as routine as processing payroll or scheduling hours. In 2005, Larry and his team established the Gentle Giant Charitable Foundation to strengthen their community involvement.

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