Global Activism: Repaired bikes provide economical means of transporation in developing countries
If you show up at the Expo with an old bike to donate, it's certain to put a smile on the faces of the Working Bikes folks. The Chicago-based group takes old bikes, fixes them up and sells them at their warehouse in Pilsen. They also send donated bikes to people who need them in the developing world.
Working Bikes board memeber Sue Shannon and general manager Raul Gonzales give us an update on their organization.