Bikes for Tykes Inc.

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Bikes for Tykes Inc. is an all volunteer organization started in 2001.   Since then we have repaired and delivered about 15,000 bicycles to children and adults in the Dallas/Fort Worth area, and in Mexico, Honduras, and Ghana.

Our Staff

Here is a list of names of some of the people who run our organization.
Alan Arabian is President and a full time volunteer
Pete Cox is Vice President and is a full time volunteer
Lewis Campbell is a Board Member and part time volunteer
Andy Sadowski, Bill Carlisle and Scott McCaskey are Officers/Board Members and part time volunteers
Barry Millwood recently deceased, Bless his heart, is a former part time volunteer and sorely missed.
Many members of the Fort Worth Bicycling Association are part time volunteers, especially at crunch time.

Pete Cox


Pete Cox on right with Fort Worth Mayor Mike Moncrief giving bikes to kids in the Team Fort Worth program


Our own machinist Lewis Campbell fabricating something for one of our bikes

Our Programs

Our on-going programs include:

Annual Cowboy Santas.  A Fort Worth Police and Parks Dept Program. 

Fort Worth Independent School District. Community Work Experience Program.

Arlington Independent School District, Short Elementary School, 2nd Grade "Mini-mart" program.

Arlington Kiwanis BUGS program (bringing up grades) at Short Elementary School Arlington 

Arlington Independent School District, Lamar Hi School, Student Council Christmas Program

Through the five years, we have received strong support from Arlington's Noon Kiwanis Club, Bicycles Incorporated, Richardson Bike Mart. the Fort Worth Bicycing Association and Lone Star Cyclists.   Other bicycle shops; Fort Worth Cycling and Fitness Ctr., Debo's Cycle Sports, Grapevine Bike Ctr. and Colonel's have also contributed to our program.
How can you help?        I'm glad you asked...
Bikes for Tykes is always looking for bikes, people to help with repairing them and of course money,  we figure it takes about $15.00 average to make the bikes ready to donate.

Our present location is in Arlington, Texas however we are moving in the near future.  That location has not yet been determined....

Our mailing address is P.O. Box 13372, Arlington, Tx. 76094  Our Phone number is 817 446 7878.

Bikes for Tykes Inc, is a Non Profit 501 (c) (3) organization