Tag Archive for 'bikes for Africa'

The Eleanor Foundation has a good start with ‘Bikes to Africa’ initiative

February 25th, 2013 by Richard Lord

The Eleanor Foundation‘s appeal for disused Guernsey bikes for Africa has got off to a good start with 173 bicycles donated during the weekend of 23 and 24 February 2013, which is enough to fill the first shipping container. The Eleanor Foundation hopes to send two containers, with about 300 donated bikes, to Re~cycle in […]

Eleanor Foundation wants disused Guernsey bikes for new life in Africa

February 14th, 2013 by Richard Lord

The Eleanor Foundation, set up in the memory of Eleanor Carey, is launching an initiative to collect neglected or disused bicycles in Guernsey for shipment to Re~cycle in Colchester, where they will be sorted, and shipped to Africa. This is a wonderful opportunity for Guernsey residents to clear out their sheds, garages, and outbuildings of […]