Meanwhile, millions of perfectly good bicycles lie unused in North America, Europe and elsewhere in the Western world.
Bicycles for Humanity began in September 2005 with the simple aim of enabling people to raise funds and collect unwanted bicycles to send to reliable partners in developing countries.
In developing countries, Bicycles for Humanity, in partnership with organizations in that country, provides resources and support to make the process accountable and efficient. In developing countries, it works at the grassroots level to ensure that disadvantaged people are empowered through improved access to food and water, employment, healthcare, education and social opportunities.
ere is a brief video of how it all works.
To find out how you can give money, donate a bike or start a chapter in your town, click here