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This Detroit Non-Profit Wants to Spread Bike Culture to Every Neighborhood in the City

Do you remember what it felt like to have your own bike as a kid? For many of us, it was our first taste of independence.

The Detroit non-profit group Wrench was formed in 2014 to help kids in Detroit have- and learn to repair- their own bikes. The group has given away hundreds of used bikes and now they want to expand their mission to make sure every kid in the city can have a working bicycle. Listen to founder Jean Wilson discuss how Wrench began with WDET’s Amanda LeClaire. 

Go here to find out how to help Wrench.

Aired on: CultureShift
Filed Under: #bikes #Jean Wilson #Wrench
About the Author

Amanda LeClaire

Host, CultureShift

Host of WDET’s arts, culture, and music program, CultureShift.   Follow @amandalee_lec

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