KHOU’s Ron Trevino visited Freewheels Houston on Feb. 12. Here’s his report: http://www.khou.com/article/news/investigations/stands-for-houston/free-bikes-help-refugees-settle-in-houston/285-517960550
Park Tool grant for Freewheels
Freewheels Houston has been chosen as one of the 10 winners of the Park Tool 2018 Community Grant Program, and the leading bike tool manufacturer will sending two new Park Tool repair stands, a Park Tool professional mechanic tool kit and the authoritative Big Blue Book of Bicycle Repair. The…
Volunteers are ‘Hidden Heroes’
‘Hidden Heroes’ spotlights Freewheels volunteers Freewheels is grateful to “Chicken Soup for the Soul’s Hidden Heroes” and the Boniuk Institute for Religious Tolerance at Rice University for their great work, including this recent segment highlighting our efforts to improve mobility for refugees and other newcomers.
About Freewheels Houston
Freewheels Houston repairs bikes that will have a second act as transportation for someone who needs to get to work or school. Our business model is simple: Freewheels Houston was established in 2015 by members of Christ the King Evangelical Lutheran Church, volunteers from BikeHouston and other members of the…