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 Paj and Olivia, new faces at C4C!

Matthew “Paj” Pajunen (he/him/his) is an AmeriCorps VISTA member serving a year of national service at C4C as our Volunteer Coordinator. Coming from a background in Anthropology, Paj has studied bioarchaeology, education, and environmental sustainability. Throughout all this work, the only things that stood solid was his love for bicycling and a firm belief in the … Read more

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Sylvia Fowles, 2017 WNBA MVP, to partner with C4C

2017 WNBA Most Valuable Player Sylvia Fowles­ is donating a portion of her MVP bonus to local nonprofit Cycles for Change in support of giving middle and high school girls access to bicycles. Sylvia’s partnership with Cycles for Change and the Minneapolis Foundation was born from her desire to give back, and provide opportunity and … Read more

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Thank you to 3M for another successful bike drive!

  The 5th annual 3M Bike Drive benefiting Cycles for Change was held on Tuesday, September 19 at the 3M campus in Maplewood. Employees donated 225 bikes at the event this year! These donations will support the sustainability of our retail and community programs at Cycles for Change. Thank you 3M for their continued support of … Read more

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