holiday bike drive
The Holiday Bike Drive: Much more than just 300 free bikes
300 new bike riders were made today. Did you feel the disturbance in the Force?
Holiday Bike Drive turns 300 children into bike riders (Photos)
The CCC got 300 new Portland bike riders up and rolling yesterday.
Congressman’s fruitcake ice cream will help buy gift bikes for Portland kids
This is definitely our favorite ice cream charity partnership ever.
18th annual Holiday Bike Drive makes cheer for over 375 kids
For the 18th year, the Community Cycling Center made wishes come true for hundreds of low-income kids at their Holiday Bike Drive.
412 kids receive free bikes at annual Holiday Bike Drive
Taking the new rig for a spin.(Photo: Greg Lee) The Community Cycling Center’s annual Holiday Bike Drive took place on Sunday. The event is a cherished tradition here in Portland as it brings together the community in a way that no other event does. Beyond simply giving out free bikes, the CCC carefully chooses recipients … Read more
Bikes make holiday brighter over 400 kids at Holiday Bike Drive
Waiting for new owners.(Photos: Britt Appleton/CCC) The Community Cycling Center held their 16th annual Holiday Bike Drive yesterday. The event connected over 400 kids from low-income families with a newly refurbished bike, a helmet, basic safety education and most importantly, the freedom and sheer joy that comes with having your own two wheels. We weren’t … Read more
366 kids will fulfill belated bike dreams this weekend
366 lucky kids will get to choose their favorite this weekend.(Photo © J. Maus) With a press release that exclaims, “The Portland “Snowpocalypse” can’t keep us from getting kids on bikes!”, the Community Cycling Center (CCC) has announced plans to hold a sequel to their annual Holiday Bike Drive this weekend. The event will hope … Read more
350 dreams deferred: CCC needs help for Bike Drive sequel
The Community Cycling Center‘s annual Holiday Bike Drive was all set for another successful day of making bike dreams come true for over 500 low-income Portland-area kids…but that was before the big storm hit. As the weather worsened on the day of the event (last Sunday), staffers decided to cut it short, leaving about 350 … Read more
Lots of bikes without homes, but still an “incredible” Holiday Bike Drive
There were still plenty of smiles at the Holiday Bike Drive yesterday.(Photo by Chad Berkley) As we reported yesterday, the Community Cycling Center‘s Holiday Bike Drive suffered a bit due to extreme weather conditions that kept many families away. The event is their largest of the year and volunteers had readied well over 500 bikes … Read more