Salvation Army to collect bikes for needy May 9-10 at Lou Bachrodt Auto Mall

Online Staff Report

The Salvation Army will collect bikes and bike safety equipment during The Salvation Army of Winnebago County’s “Bikes for Tikes” drive at Lou Bachrodt Auto Mall, 7070 CherryVale N. Blvd., near CherryVale Mall. The drive will run noon-6 p.m., Friday, May 9, and 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Saturday, May 10.

All bikes donated to The Salvation Army will be distributed to needy children in the community. Monetary donations received the day of the drive will make it possible for The Salvation Army to purchase additional bicycles.

Contact The Salvation Army, 416 S. Madison St., Rockford, at (815) 972-1135 for more details, or visit

Posted May 8, 2014

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