It’s All About Community.

The Spokesgroup has helped thousands of citizens make a connection with thousands of children and their families.

It IS all about community…about giving something back.  We invite you to participate.

Ultimately, it is YOU who receives the greatest reward.

Warm Greetings,

2020 has been an unusual year to say the least.  So it has as well for The Spokes Group.  Bike costs and freight are up.  Demand for bikes is huge (check the depleted bike section at your nearest Walmart) and many more families are hurting this holiday.

We will not  be able to spin the wheel at the Christmas Bureau this year for safety reasons, but we have a new Partner, The Hickory NC Fire Department, that will receive 650 bikes.

But some things don’t change.  WE HAVE A GREAT GROUP OF SUPPORTERS!

The spirit of Christmas overcomes viruses and politics.

Thank you in advance.

 

Our Mission Is Bikes

Our mission is simply to put underprivileged young people in our community on bikes!Your generosity will surely put a smile on a youngster…and a youngster on a bike. We work closely with the Salvation Army of Charlotte and the Annual Christmas Bureau.

We Give ALL We Get

100 cents of EVERY dollar ever raised by the Spokesgroup has purchased bikes and helmets. You can donate with confidence that you gift will be used for bikes and helmets. 

One By One

Each gift of $85 enables us to buy a brand new high-quality bicycle and a helmet. Donations come from individuals, companies and organizations throughout the Charlotte region..

Bikes Donated In 2019

Bikes Donated Since 1994

You Can Help

We need all the help we can get…..for the kids.  More Bucks = More Bikes.    You can make a secure donation with your Paypal account or major credit card.

This is a quick and easy way for you or your organization to help us put a youngster on a bike this  year by making an online donation.  We are using PAYPAL but you are not required to have a PAYPAL account to proceed.

Christmas Bureau 2019

Christmas Bureau 2019

Each year The Spokes Group participates in the Salvation Army Christmas Bureau. It's a wonderful tradition that provides hundreds of underprivileged individuals the warmth of generosity. Participants spin for the opportunity to win one of the hundreds of bikes and...

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Wells Fargo Chili Cookoff

Wells Fargo Chili Cookoff

Wells Fargo Advisors had the 5th annual chili cook off benefiting The Spokes group on 11/21. They raised enough money to purchase 26 bikes this year and had 17 chili cooks

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2017 Mission for Bikes

2017 Mission for Bikes

Iveth Gonzalez spun a roulette wheel and made a mini sign of the cross Monday morning at the Salvation Army Christmas Bureau, and seconds later her prayer came true: A new bike for her 12-year-old son, Diego.

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The Spokes Group is a 501(c)3 Non-Profit Organization, meaning your donation is tax deductible.
It also accredited by the National BBB Wise Giving Alliance.