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Calling all used bikes -- African kids need 'em

Original post made on Mar 28, 2008

That rusty old bike gathering cobwebs in the garage could help a student in Kenya, according to charity One Dollar for Life. The nonprofit is holding a used-bike drive next Saturday, April 5.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Friday, March 28, 2008, 10:06 AM

Comments (3)

Posted by senor blogger, a resident of Palo Verde
on Mar 28, 2008 at 10:53 am

Will they come and pick up a bike?

Posted by Arden Pennell, Palo Alto Weekly staff writer
on Mar 28, 2008 at 11:52 am

Arden Pennell is a registered user.


I'm not sure about collecting bikes, but the phone number for questions is 650-856-1017. The link to the flier is: Web Link

Posted by Otai Robert, a resident of Community Center
on Oct 10, 2009 at 11:36 pm

We ae acommunity based organization based in Africa Uganda- Soroti District.We would like to become your parteners in helping the rural poor people of africam.
We commend your efforts ,we thank you so much for your tireless efforts.
Can you please extend your programes to our location in Uganda -Soroti -District
We have the capacity to distribute the bikes
We shall be very grateful for your kind response
Yours Faithfully
Robert Otai

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