Hundreds of bikes filled the Eckerd Community Alternatives parking lot. The organization was giving away bikes and helmets to foster families in the Tampa Bay area. A local group called onbikes made this effort possible; they purchased and assembled all of the bikes just in time for Christmas. The group does fundraisers and its annual Winter Wonder Ride through downtown Tampa to help pay for the program.
Hear from the excited foster parents and watch the full news segment from ABC Action News: http://www.abcactionnews.com/news/hillsborough-regional-news/500-foster-families-get-free-bikes-just-in-time-for-christmas