Monthly Archives: January 2012

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Community Bikes Off to St. Kitts & Nevis

Community Bikes Off to St. Kitts & Nevis

Community Bikes Off to St. Kitts & Nevis

Tuesday morning, a tractor-trailer from Canastota edged down Milford Street an onto Lebanon on the first leg of a journey to get bicycles and medical supplies from here to the small Caribbean islands of St. Kitts and Nevis.

The truck carried 11 pallets of bikes, helmets and locks from Community Bikes and donated medical supplies. Some 75 bicycles were first bound to the Niagara Falls Air Reserve Station, where they would be loaded onto massive cargo planes for the trip to the Caribbean. Once there, the government of the two islands would distribute the bikes to children and adults in need.

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