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Ready to Help Other Kids?

Donate Bikes (and much more)

DURATION

1-2 hours

WHERE

The Hub and Bike Shop

284 Amory Street
Jamaica Plain, MA 02130

WHEN

Tuesday - Friday: 12nn - 7pm

Saturday: 11am - 5pm

WHOSE HELP IS REQUIRED

Transportation to drop off site.

HOW IT MAKES A DIFFERENCE

We ship most of these bikes overseas to economic development projects; Some are repurposed in our Youth Programs; some are reconditioned and sold through our bike shop with proceeds supporting our youth and international work.

DESCRIPTION

Give Your Old Bike a New Home

Donate your bike to our cause.  


ITEMS NEEDED

ITEMS WE ACCEPT:

  • All types of bikes (road, hybrid, mountain, BMX, tandem, electric, etc.)
  • All sizes (adult, child, etc.)
  • Parts of any kind
  • Tools of any kind
  • Even some broken stuff! (e.g. cracked frame with usable components, worn tires, tubes with holes)
  • Accessories (helmets, bags, lights, pumps, locks, training wheels, etc.)
  • Cycling clothing

 

WE DO NOT ACCEPT:

  • Anything that has spent significant time out in the weather (and has rust)
  • Kick scooters
  • Anything with a gasoline
    motor
  • Exercise
    Equipment
  • Tricycles
  • Trail-A-Bikes

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS

Donated bikes are tax deductible to the extent provided by law.


NEXT STEPS

Grab your bike and any accessories to donate.  Please be sure to deliver your donations when we are open.


WEBSITE


Sound like fun?VIEW INSTRUCTIONS to get started.
Sending or dropping off items to a nonprofit? Don't forget to tell them you found them through PGK! Download and print a packing slip here.
  1. Collect your donations.
  2. You can either drop off at The Hub and Bike Shop; participate in a bike drive; or drop off at a volunteer drop-off location.
  3. If you choose to drop off at a volunteer drop off location, please email eric@bikesnotbombs.org. in advance with a picture of your bike/donations which will help determine the place to deliver.
  4. Please let Bikes Not Bombs know you learned about this opportunity through PGK!
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