South Florida Sun-Sentinel (Sunday)

Holiday drive collecting bikes for kids

- By Jennifer ShapiroSac­ks

The Rick Case Bikes for Kids programis collecting bikes fromthe community for the holiday season now throughMon­day, Dec. 21.

In its 38th year, the programhas provided over 125,000 bikes to children during the holidays.

This year, the goal is to donate 6,500 bikes, which will be distribute­d to local Boys& Girls Clubs, and other charities, churches and schools.

“We’ve asked our community to bring in a bike in good condition they no longer needed so it could be donated to children thatwouldn’t have an opportunit­y to own a bicycle. It’s a win-win for everyone. The community would feel philanthro­pic being able to help a child

Last year, Santa Claus greetsmemb­ers of the Boys& Girls Club during the Rick Case Bikes for Kids event that provides bikes to children during the holidays at Rick Case Kia in Sunrise.

and the childrenwo­uld be thrilled to have a bike of their own, many for the very first time,” RitaCase, president andCEOofRi­ck

CaseAutomo­tiveGroup, said in a statement.

People can drop off bikes in good condition they no longer need at any of the

Rick Case South Florida-area dealership­s:

Rick CaseAcura, 875 N. StateRoad 7, Fort Lauderdale, 954-587-1111

Rick CaseHyunda­i,

925N. StateRoad 7, Fort Lauderdale, 954-581-5885

Rick CaseHyunda­i,

3550Weston­Road, Davie,

954-377-4100

Rick CaseHondaC­ycles,

15701 Rick CaseHonda Way, Davie, 954-364-3201

Rick Case Fiat, Alfa Romeo& Maserati, 3500 WestonRoad, Davie,

954-903-5311

Rick CaseVolksw­agen,

3520Weston­Road, Davie,

954-903-5500

Rick CaseHonda, 15700 Rick CaseHondaW­ay, Davie, 954-364-3000

Rick Case Kia, 14500 W. Sunrise Blvd, Sunrise,

954-622-1700

They are open seven days aweek. Visit rickcase.com for hours.

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