There are more than a billion bicycles in the world – used for sport, work and regular old transportation. Bikes are so popular, cyclists around the world celebrate their love for their rides every June 3 on World Bicycle Day. In the impoverished communities where we work, a bicycle can mean so much more than just a thing that gets you from point A to point B.
It’s sometimes a child’s only toy. A teen’s only way to get to class. A means to attend the only church in a 100-mile radius. An opportunity for a street business to provide for a family. Bicycles are sometimes a catalyst for a little…
Enjoy these beautiful photos of bicycles — the world’s favorite two-wheeled form of transportation — from some of the countries in which we serve!
For many of the children in our Child Sponsorship Program, the journey to school and their Compassion center is long and often dangerous. Bicycles help get them there quickly and safely.