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

Welcome Norman and Anne, our new Mpls Retail Managers!

  Norman Whitfield and Anne Sombor have joined the Cycles for Change team as co-Retail Managers at our Minneapolis shop! Please help us in welcoming them to our team! Norman (he/him/his, they/them) was born and raised in Indianapolis, IN, and has been in love with bicycles since he first learned how to ride at age … Read moreWelcome Norman and Anne, our new Mpls Retail Managers!

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February Community Art

  The newest set of art will soon be showing on the walls of our Minneapolis shop! The artists: Tantrum Art Collective “We are urban artists bonded by our resilient experiences, challenging society as it is through experimental arts, community education, relationships, and action. The skills amongst our collective include painting, puppet-making, curating shows and … Read moreFebruary Community Art

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From the Mechanic’s Bench: Lubrication

  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, Jacob Schile reports on the importance of–and difference between–wet and dry lubricants.   It’s been a wet and wild winter! If you’re riding out in the … Read moreFrom the Mechanic’s Bench: Lubrication

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