This has been an exciting week for Bikes 4 Orphans. LA Times decided to run our story from the Glendale News-press article because it had gained so much popularity! Once again, we would like to invite people to come participate at our bike-a-thon/hike-a-thon on October 26, 2013 at the Glendale Sports Complex. Thank you for […]
We are honored to be mentioned in the Glendale News-press. We hope that this raises more awareness for Bikes 4 Orphans and orphans around the world who are in need of bicycles to gain an access to education and other necessities. We also hope that the community will support our hike-a-thon and bike-a-thon at the Glendale Sports […]
I am thrilled to see that our local newspaper, CV Weekly, felt our story is a worthy news to be included in their print edition. I am hoping more teenagers will see this and get inspired to act. Thank you CV Weekly! The group’s beginnings stem from a conversation between Bazikian and Dr. Carolyn Rowley, […]
Today, I was invited to present Bikes 4 Orphans to the members of the rotary club, who are all influential people in the community. The members at the Rotary Club were some of the most generous people I have ever met. By the end of my presentation, they pledged to donate 32 bicycles or ($3,840, […]
I just got back from an amazing & humbling trip to Kenya. The bikes were a huge hit! And I witnessed first hand the effectiveness & power of bikes in 3rd world countries. The younger children were able to go to school (instead of walking for 2 hours which I personally experienced), 3 of the older orphans […]
One of our Bikes 4 Orphans team members, Kahui, organized a Fruit Snack Sale at Arcadia High School. He inspired many of his friends to help out with this fundraiser. After buying all the Fruit Snacks, Kahui and his classmates worked 10 hours throughout the week to sell all their Fruit Snacks. Their hard work […]
Thank you to Warner Bro’s for donating over $500 of limited edition raffle items including t-shirts, new DVDs, and even a mini wireless stereo. Thank you Alex and Nicolette for introducing us to your contact at Warner Bro!
Bikes 4 Orphans members attending volunteering day to put together care packages to send to the orphans at the Machao Orphanage. The care packages include basic hygiene items like shampoo, toothbrushes and etc. These are items these children desperately needed. Stay tuned for the next volunteering day!
Bring your family, friends, pets, and even strangers to our bike-a-thon and hike-a-thon at Mt. Wilson/Henninger Flats on June 15th. There will be music, food, speeches, and a raffle! We are also looking for volunteers who can help us during our event. If you are a student, we will give your service hours! If you […]