‘Shifting Gears’ hosting its annual Bike Donation Drive

'Shifting Gears' hosting its annual Bike Donation Drive. (WISH Photo)

INDIANAPOLIS (WISH) – An Indianapolis store is collecting old bikes to hand them out to people in need.

Shifting Gears is hosting its annual Bike Donation Drive Monday.

The dates and times to donate a bike:

  • Monday, Oct. 10, 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.: Fresh Thyme Farmers Market, 4225 East 82nd Street in Indianapolis
  • Monday, Oct. 17, 3 p.m. – 7 p.m.: Fresh Thyme Farmers Market, 11481 East 116th Street in Fishers
  • Monday, Oct. 24, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m.: Fresh Thyme Farmers Market, 8750 US Hwy 31 in Indianapolis

Bikes can also be donated during business hours at the following locations in Indy:

  • Bicycle Garage Indy North: 4340 E. 82nd St., Indianapolis, 317-842-4140
  • Bicycle Garage Indy South: 997 E. County Line Rd., Greenwood, 317-885-7194
  • Bicycle Garage Indy Downtown, 242 E. Market St., Indianapolis,  317-612-3099

Since the program started in August 2006, nearly 4000 bikes have been donated. In 2015 more than 200 bikes were donated.

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