October 6/08 7:37 am - Saskatchewan Group to Collect 1,000 Bikes for Africa
Posted by Editor on 10/6/08
Saskatchewan Group to Collect 1,000 Bikes for Africa
The Saskatoon branch of Bicycles for Humanity is collecting 1,000 new and used bicycles to send to the African nation of of Namibia (and the money to transport them). Most of the bikes will go to health care workers, who will use them cover larger territories and treat more people. The group will hold a fundraising event on October 24th at Prairieland Park.
Bicycles for Humanity's Experiencing Africa Fundraiser
When and where: Oct 24, Prairieland Park, Hall D
Admission: One new or used bike in good condition
Program: Dinner, silent auction, music
More information: Call Al Zack at 651-4408
Read the article in the Saskatoon Star Phoenix.