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

From the Mechanic’s Bench: Winter Self-Care

  During the winter months, our mechanics will be providing blog readers with maintenance and mechanics articles on different skills, knowledge, and tips for safe riding. In this article, Anneka Kmiecik highlights self-care tips for winter and biking.   I think winter is beautiful. I love the soft snow piled on sleeping gardens and the steam … Read moreFrom the Mechanic’s Bench: Winter Self-Care

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From the Mechanic’s Bench: Light up the Night

  During the winter months, our mechanics will be providing blog readers with maintenance and mechanics articles on different skills, knowledge, and tips for safe riding. This month, Andrew “Light up the Night” Magill is highlighting the importance lighting.   As we enter the time of year where hours of daylight are few, it’s important for bicyclists to … Read moreFrom the Mechanic’s Bench: Light up the Night

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First Artist Now Showing at Minneapolis Shop

  As Cycles for Change developed a vision for the new Minneapolis shop, we dreamed of creating a warm, welcoming space not only for all types of bicyclists but also for everyone in our neighborhood communities. Cycles for Change is excited to announce another step in the evolution toward building a broad community space–a dedicated … Read moreFirst Artist Now Showing at Minneapolis Shop

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