Sun Youth Organization bike give away – Young heroes wanted

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Sun Youth Organization bike give away – For the 33rd consecutive year, Sun Youth Organization is happy to announce the return of its Annual Sun Youth Organization bike give away. These bicycles will be handed out to youths whose actions have had a positive impact on their community or have shown extraordinary courage when facing exceptional circumstances. Sun Youth is inviting the public to tell these young people’s story.

Here is how to proceed! Do you know of a young person in the Greater Montreal area, aged between 3 and 17 years, who did something that deserves to be highlighted and rewarded with a new bike, a safety helmet and a bike lock? Then, send us, in writing, the following information: the name of this young person, the age, a little about family background, and tell us what that young person did that you feel is noteworthy. Please do not forget your name and telephone number so that we can contact you for further information.

Please send all submissions:

€¢ by mail:                  Sun Youth – Selection Committee for the Bicycle Giveaway

                                               4251, St. Urbain, Montreal, QC, H2W 1V6

€¢ by fax: 514-842-5241

€¢ by email: bicyclettebike@sunyouthorg.com 

€¢ or directly on our website.

 You may use the application form which can be found at http://sunyouthorg.com/en/services/emergency/bicycle-distribution/

Names of candidates can be submitted no later than March 31, 2017. No application shall be considered after this date.

Throughout the following weeks, our bicycle committee will select approximately 90 deserving candidates from the names submitted. Our young heroes will be honoured in a ceremony taking place at Sun Youth’s headquarters in late May. This ceremony will also celebrate the 92st birthday of the Bike Man, the anonymous donor who has been supporting this program since the beginning. Over the last 33 years, this donor has allowed Sun Youth to distribute more than 1,300 new bicycles to deserving young people.

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