Welcome to Cycles for Change

The mission of Cycles for Change is to build a diverse and empowered community of bicyclists. C4C implements a variety of programs that support people in getting access to a used bicycle, free bicycle repair, training in safe, confident cycling, and opportunities to help grow a broad-based, equitable bicycling movement. C4C’s operates two community bicycle education and repair shops in St. Paul and Minneapolis.

 

From the Blog

Meet our newest Operations staff members!

Cycles for Change Operations staff help operate our retail sales and service area, as well as Open Shop and Grease Rag. We have welcomed several new members to the team this summer! They join Arlo Sombor, Operations Director; Will Supanhnapom and Tom Parker, Operations Coordinators; and Norman Whitfield, Selby Verrar, and Alex Modic, Retail Associates. … Read moreMeet our newest Operations staff members!

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Meet our new Youth Programs staff!

Our Youth Summer Program will engage 6 youth this summer in bicycle mechanics, neighborhood history, bike industries tours, and social justice trainings over the course of 8 weeks. Gunther Melander, Youth Programs Coordinator Gunther (he/him/his) hails from Wisconsin and has been riding his bike as a commuter for three years. He moved to Minneapolis in … Read moreMeet our new Youth Programs staff!

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Meet our Learn to Ride Coaches!

Our Learn to Ride Coaches are with us this summer to help prepare and execute Learn to Ride classes. They help recruit and coordinate Learn to Ride volunteers, publicize Learn to Ride classes to neighborhood communities, register participants, and co-facilitate classes. Megan Schwartz (she/her/hers) is currently an Environmental Science major at the University of St. … Read moreMeet our Learn to Ride Coaches!

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