Welcome to Community Bike Works

25 years of Earn a Bike

5,000 youth engaged

5,000 lives impacted

Thanks to you, we're ready

to engage a new generation in youth bike mentoring

We teach life lessons through bicycles.

COVID-19 UPDATES

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Earn a Bike is 25!

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During this public health crisis, we are here to help! If you are a Bike Works family who needs help accessing food or other resources, please call us at 610.434.1140. Our team is also working to create online Earn a Bike classes and find ways to safely get bikes to our students who were earning them this spring.


 Stay home when you can, wear a mask when you go out, and wash your hands. Be safe!

Earn a Bike is 25!

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Earn a Bike is 25!

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In the summer of 2020, Community Bike Works will celebrate 25 years of our flagship Earn a Bike program.


In 25 years, we have engaged more than 5,000 young people in youth bike mentoring. Thanks to your support, we a ready to engage a new generation. 


 We are revising our plans for celebrating in light of the public health crisis...Please check back soon!

Learn about our impact

Learn about our impact

Learn about our impact

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Each year, 500 youth participate in Earn a Bike and Junior Earn a Bike. 90% of students complete the program to earn their refurbished bike and a helmet.  

   

Bike mentoring may help students feel more engaged at school. Of students at a United Way community school, 72% improved or maintained their school attendance in the year!

Donate a bike

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Give that old bike in your basement a new life--donate it to Community Bike Works. We take any bike in any condition! 

Bikes can be dropped off at either bike shop from noon-5:30 pm Monday-Friday.


PLEASE NOTE THAT FOR THE SAFETY OF OUR STAFF AND COMMUNITY WE ARE NOT CURRENTLY ACCEPTING BIKE DONATIONS.

Support us - PA's EITC Program

Support us - PA's EITC Program

Support us - PA's EITC Program

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Does your company participate in PA's Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program? Community Bike Works is an approved Educational Improvement Organization! 


Your company's support through EITC can help provide STEAM enrichment and small-group mentoring to kids in Allentown and Bethlehem. Want more information? Email hannah AT communitybikeworks.org  

Spin for kids!

Support us - PA's EITC Program

Support us - PA's EITC Program

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 Join us this fall for our 4th annual Spin-a-Thon! Sign up, collect pledges, and ride to support youth bike mentoring! 


Given the public health crisis, our 2020 Spin-a-Thon will look  a bit different this year, but we know it will be fun for a good cause. Please join us! 


Email hannah AT communitybikeworks.org to start or join a team

Take a tour of Bike Works

During this time that we can't meet in person, let students Joshua and Anaya show you around our Madison Street bike shop and tell you why they enjoy Community Bike Works!

SUPPORT OUR STUDENTS

With your support, Community Bike Works can connect more than 500 young people each year with mentors to learn bike mechanics, safety, and other life skills. 


Thank you for your gift!

We are grateful to our supporters, including:

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