- Listing Type: Volunteer Opportunities
- Category: International Relief
- Volunteer Type: Individual, Supervised Group, With Parent/Guardian, Administrator, Paid Position (eg. counselor), Special Events, Collect Goods
- Minimum Age: 12
- Call: (617) 522-0222 ext. 101
Bikes Not Bombs uses the bicycle as a vehicle for social change. We reclaim thousands of bicycles each year. We create local and global programs that provide skill development, jobs, and sustainable transportation. Our programs mobilize youth and adults to be leaders in community transformation.
Bikes Not Bombs is committed to working against the pervasive adultism in our society. We believe that the best youth programs are ones that involve young people not only as participants but also as consultants and ones that give young people the opportunity to self-manage and become leaders.
In BNBs Youth Programs, participants have the opportunity to learn everything from basic bike maintenance and city riding to all the skills needed to work as a bicycle mechanic. Maybe youre someone who needs to learn how to ride, maybe you want to take home your very first bike, or maybe youre an experienced rider; no matter who you are there is a BNB program for you.