Volunteer

We welcome new volunteers
and have many ways you can help! 

Some skills we need are:

Event day help
Greet people, register bike donors & adopters, help make 
the day awesome for everyone involved!
  
Publicity
Write press releases and identify places to send them.  
Spanish or other bilingual skills would be wonderful! 
        
Flier distributors
Get the word out to other volunteers by distributing fliers to 
local businesses & organizations 

Sewing & Tool bag construction
Help us create, update, and maintain our roll-up tool bags 
like the one pictured at this link
        
Google Sites experience 
Make this website more attractive, informative & reader 
friendly 

Open Office Base or other database experience
Help us create forms and reports 


And of course, there is ongoing need for bike repair, 
clean-up & cataloging

All skill levels welcome! 


  More info on Teams & Committees you can volunteer for is here.

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Bicycle Repair and Refurbishment Workshop Volunteers Need at

Chain Reaction

Chain Reaction is the first in a network of B4HPDX-sponsored external bike co-ops.  It will serve to grant bikes and empower Central City Concern clients skills to become self-sufficient bike commuters.

Volunteers will work one on one with the clients and help them learn bicycle repair skills as they refurbish their granted bicycle.

Monday thru Thursday
6pm - 9pm

Central City Concern's Estate Building
225 NW Couch St., Portland OR


Volunteer Bike Repair Clinics

Location: B4HPDX Bike School & Shop
                3354 SE Powell St.
                Portland OR

Hours: 
Mon, Tue, Wed   2 - 9 pm
Thu, Fri              12 - 6 pm
Sat                     10 am - 6 pm 

Bikes For Humanity PDX volunteers learn bicycle tune-up and overhaul procedures from a professional curriculum, and use their skills to prepare donated bikes for adoption.


We also need volunteers for computer data entry, administrative work, and promotional activities.

All volunteers can schedule 1-hour of free bench usage time to work on their own bikes after logging 2 hours volunteering for B4HPDX programs.

To get more information about our volunteer opportunities please contact: b4hpdx@gmail.com


Weekly Volunteer Mechanics Class


Hours: Thursdays 6pm - 9pm

All volunteers-on-record are eligible to sign up for our mechanics training classes. Check our upcoming events to sign up for the 8-week class (with a ninth class for makeup or special needs). Depending on availability, volunteers may start at any time in the 9-week cycle. Classes are going on NOW!

(If you are not yet a B4HPDX volunteer, drop in during our Volunteer Bike Repair Clinics and join us.)