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Sep 17th, 2021
Job Description Bike School Coordinator - McKinley Schools BNB Mission & History Read more...
Sep 15th, 2021
  Calling all FTW & NB bicyclists: Fall Sisters In Action applications are open! Join us at BNB to earn a bike & collectively imagine how we can disrupt heteronormative, patriarchal, white supremacist culture in the cycling world and beyond! Read more...
Sep 12th, 2021
The bike shop will be CLOSED on Tuesday, September 14th, 2021 to give our hardworking staff some much needed R&R after the Bike-A-Thon. We look forward to serving you soon! Read more...
Sep 2nd, 2021
Hello! I’m Steve Murphy – A biker and a runner. Read more...
Aug 26th, 2021
The Bikes Not Bombs Bike Shop & Training Center will be open limited hours on Saturday, August 28th, 2021. The shop will open at 11 AM and close at 1 PM. Staff will be celebrating the success of our Youth Apprentices who have completed another year of our Youth Pathways program. Thank you so much for supporting Bikes Not Bombs. For any questions, please call the bike shop at 617-522-0222.  Read more...
Aug 24th, 2021
We regret to inform you that Volunteer Night has been canceled for September 1st and September 8th. There will be many materials for the Bike-A-Thon in our volunteer space and we encourage you to volunteer for the Bike-A-Thon if at all possible.   The Bike-A-Thon will be on September 12th, 2021. There are opportunities to volunteer before and during the event. Please check out for volunteer opportunities here: https://bikesnotbombs.org/volunteerBAT Read more...
Aug 23rd, 2021
Join us at the Bikes Not Bombs Hub loading dock on Tuesday, August 24th, from 6pm - 7pm for a pre-Bike-A-Thon event! BNB staff will provide a flat-fix demonstration, training tips, and ride-day strategies, and veteran Bike-A-Thon fundraiser Jon McCurdy will generously share his time-tested fundraising tips, ensuring that your Bike-A-Thon ride has the biggest impact possible. Snacks will be available at the event. Read more...
Aug 20th, 2021
Due to the potential for strong winds, heavy rain, and flooding expected from Tropical Storm Henri, the 2021 Bike-A-Thon Group Training Ride has been moved to Sunday, August 29th, 2021. If you are no longer able to take part in the training ride, please reach out to Gary Chin at gary@bikesnotbombs.org so that you can be removed from the list of registered riders. Please take care, and we look forward to riding with you on the 29th! Read more...
Aug 14th, 2021
We are now accepting applications for Fall 2021 Bike School programs (Bike Institute and Sisters In Action).    Application deadline: September 14th, 2021 Read more...
Jul 28th, 2021
Bikes Not Bombs is honored to ship another container of bikes and tools to CESTA in El Salvador from August 5-7, 2021! Read more...
Jun 15th, 2021
Bikes Not Bombs Bike Shop & Training Center closing at 5:30 PM Friday, June 18th and all day Saturday, June 19th, 2021: Bikes Not Bombs will be closed in observance of Juneteenth, a holiday celebrating the emancipation of those who have been enslaved in the United States. Let us not only take the time to celebrate Black joy, freedom and achievement, but to engage in self-assessment, self-improvement and planning for a more equitable future. Read more...
Jun 11th, 2021
Unfortunately, due to emergency time conflicts with our Youth Apprentices/instructors, we must cancel our upcoming Bike Institute session on June 12th, 2021. We apologize for the short notice. See our updated schedule below. Make Up Sessions: June 23, 6-9p: Cable Systems, Brakes and Gears Here are link to our content resources on the website: Read more...
Jun 5th, 2021
This summer, we are hosting a series of three training challenges that will lead up to the in-person Bike-A-Thon. We are excited to announce that our first challenge will take place from June 5th to June 13th! For any biking enthusiast, this virtual ride challenge can serve as both a training opportunity and as a way to get a head start on fundraising. How to participate: Read more...
May 28th, 2021
We are now accepting applications for Summer 2021 Bike School programs (Bike Institute and On-The-Bike).   Bike Institute will run from July 10th to August 14th, held on Saturdays from 1-4 PM. On-The-Bike will run from July 27 through August 12, held on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 1:00 to 4:00 PM. Read more...
May 4th, 2021
Job Description Mechanic (Part Time) Full-time opportunity available BNB Mission & History Read more...
May 3rd, 2021
Job Description Training & Refurbishing Specialist BNB Mission & History Read more...
May 3rd, 2021
Shopping For a Bike Leaves Some Spinning Their Wheels written by Andy Rosen, Boston Globe Published May 2, 2021 Read more...
Apr 20th, 2021
Join Bikes Not Bombs for the fifth edition of Ride for Black Lives this Saturday, April 24, 2021. We will ride together to end the racially motivated War on Drugs that has produced differing outcomes across racial groups, with the most flagrant disparities being seen in Black and Latinx communities. Learn how you can take action against the discriminatory enforcement of drug laws, and ride away feeling motivated to use your voice! Read more...
Mar 31st, 2021
We are currently accepting applications for Spring 2021 Bike Institute. The program will run from May 8th to June 12th, on Saturdays from 1-4 PM. We are also accepting applications for Spring 2021 Sisters In Action. The program will run from May 18th to June 17th, on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 4-7 PM. Read more...

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