Bikes for the World, Inc.

Unverified non-profit organisation

Bikes for the World, an American NGO, is currently the largest provider of donated used bicycles in the world, delivering more than 10,000 bicycles annually to partner non-profit programmes in Africa, the Caribbean Basin and Central America, and the Philippines. The organisation taps the generosity of individual and institutional donors of bicycles, through partnering with more than 100 community organizations, public institutions, and private businesses, to collect, prep, sort, and ship used bicycles in repairable or better condition.


Year established


Organisation annual cash turnover (in US$ equivalent)

500,000 - 1 million

Participant in relevant networks

Bicycles for Humanity; Bikes Not Bombs; Pedal Power; Seattle Bike Works; Working Bikes Cooperative; Re-Cycle.

Further information

About this organisation

Partnership types

Provision of goods

Regions / countries / territories

Americas: United States

Global issues

Transportation and logistics

Goods categories