YMCA re-starts bicycle reuse program

Daily Freeman-8 months before

The Lend-A-Wheel program gives people who need basic transportation a refurbished bike with a lock, helmet, lights and reflectors.

“Essential workers who walk or rely on public transit may work nights or weekends when those options are limited,” said Heidi Kirschner, president and chief executive officers of the YMCA, in a release. “A bike with lights, reflectors and a lock can get them to and from work quickly and safely.”

The YMCA is also urgently seeking donations of used bicycles that can be fixed and recycled through the program.

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