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ALL KIDS BIKE FAQ

All Kids Bike – Rallying for the Hearts, Muscles, and Minds of America’s Children

What is the Strider Education Foundation?

The Strider® Education Foundation is a 501(c)(3) incorporated in South Dakota in 2017. The foundation’s primary purpose is to distribute Learn-To-Ride programs to schools and organizations committed to teaching children, individuals with special needs, or the elderly how to ride.

What is All Kids Bike?

All Kids Bike® is a nationwide movement led by the Strider Education Foundation to place Kindergarten PE Learn-To-Ride programs into public schools for free, using donations from individuals, businesses, and organizations.

Why Bikes?

Bicycling is simple but incredibly transformative for those that possess the skill of riding. Bicycling has the power to improve physical health, mental health, the environment, and much, much more.

What is the relationship between All Kids Bike and the Strider Education Foundation?

All Kids Bike is a national movement administered by the Strider Education Foundation focusing on placing Learn-To-Ride programs into public schools.

How do I get involved with All Kids Bike?

  • Become a fan. Join others in supporting the mission of All Kids Bike.
  • Share the message. Recruit new fans by sharing the message on social media.
  • Make a donation. You can adopt a school, or make a general donation.

What does it mean to Adopt-A-School?

For $4,000, you can provide a Kindergarten PE Program to the school of your choice and teach every kindergartner, for the next 5 years, how to ride a bike. Learn more about how to Adopt-A-School.

What is the Kindergarten PE Program?

The Kindergarten PE Program equips schools with everything teachers need to teach children how to ride bikes. The program includes teacher training and certification, a structured 8 lesson curriculum, a fleet of 22 Strider 14x Balance Bikes, 22 Pedal Conversion Kits, 22 fully-adjustable helmets, and a 5 year support plan.

Who qualifies for the Kindergarten PE Program?

Only public or nonprofit private schools are eligible for the Kindergarten PE Program.

How does my school apply?

School administration must commit to making the Kindergarten PE Program part of the structured PE yearly curriculum, and the PE teacher must go through a two-hour online training and certification process. Please fill out this online application to get started

Can I give away the bikes?

The bikes donated to schools or organizations by the Strider Education Foundation are not for fundraisers, drawings, giveaways, or for sale.

What if we need more bikes at a later date?

Once you’ve been accepted as a recipient of the Strider Education Foundation you can always contact the Foundation for details on how to purchase additional bikes at a special education price.

Where does the donated money go?

All money donated to the Strider Education Foundation is used to equip schools with bikes and helmets, train teachers on the curriculum, and teach kids how to ride.

Can I apply if I live outside of the United States?

At this time, we only operate inside of the United States. If you are located in another country, please contact us as we may be able to help you through other channels.

Do you have programs for individuals with special needs?

While our Kindergarten PE Program was developed for children of all abilities, we do have an Inclusive Learning Program specifically for individuals with disabilities. If you have questions about adopting a team or general special needs programming for all ages, please call 605-956-3877.