R Community Bikes

provided by R Community Bikes

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R Community Bikes

226 Hudson Avenue
Rochester NY 14605
(answering machine)
M-SA 9:00AM-1:00PM. Off site hours throughout the community during the summer.

* Donated bikes repaired and given away to needy children and eligible adults through the Bike giveaway program.
  • No guarantee of obtaining a bicycle
  • Depends on availability, fit
  • Demand exceeds supply
  • Bikes can be purchased as well
* Accepts bicycle donations, adult and children's, accepted.
  • Monetary donations accepted

Eligibility: Must have a lock and chain with you or be prepared to buy one from provider. No exceptions to either requirement. Children, ages 18 years and younger: Must be accompanied by parent. Lock will be needed if adult bike is obtained.

Application Process: Call or check website for information.

Required Documentation: Adults need: Personal identification, signed letter of reference, preferably on letterhead, from an employer, doctor, school, church, or social service agency stating why you need a bike and lock to secure your bike, or $5 to purchase one from us. Children under 18 years of age need: a parent or guardian with them

Fees: Locks $5. Bikes vary.

Coverage Note: No geographic limits.

Languages: Sign Language.


RCB provides free bicycles and repairs to people in need.