Bikes Not Bombs uses the bicycle as a vehicle for social change to achieve economic mobility for Black and other marginalized people in Boston and the Global South.

Bikes Not Bombs and Cambridge Bike Give Back, Summer 2021

Summer 2021 Youth Apprentices distributing bicycles to local families in need of transportation with community partner Cambridge Bike Give Back

Bikes Not Bombs was founded in 1984 and is a registered 501(c)3 non-profit. All donations are tax deductible.

Looking to donate a bike?

Please check out our Bike Recycling guidelines on donating a bicycle.

What will my donation be used for?

Your generous gift will allow us to advance our mission of using the bicycle as a vehicle for social change and continue uplifting marginalized communities.  You will help us to grow even more youth leaders, amplify the voices of those we serve, and create healthier, more sustainable communities -- all with concrete solutions that are rooted in the generosity and strength of our partners and participants.