KMOX, Y98, NOW963, 97.1 FM Talk and St. Louis’ Official Christmas Station, 102.5 KEZK Present: Bikes for Tykes 2019, benefiting Toys for Tots!
In partnership with the United States Marine Corps (USMC), Semper Fi Society, Toys for Tots and our community partners, the inaugural year of the 48-hour Bikes for Tykes drive will take place from 3:00 pm Friday, December 13th until 3:00 pm Sunday, December 15th in the HH Gregg parking lot at Gravois Bluffs.
Leading up to and during the 48-hour drive, we will be collecting NEW toys, bikes, and helmets for children of all ages and then provide them to the USMC Toys for Tots program for distribution throughout the St. Louis Metro area in Missouri and Illinois.
Partner Collection Sites and Details:
Long-standing Toys for Tots partner, Sugarfire Smokehouse will be featuring a “Toys on Tuesdays” special every Tuesday from November 12th until December 10th at ALL Sugarfire locations. With the purchase of the Tuesday special, Sugarfinre will donate 50% of the total proceed from sales to the Bikes for Tykes / Toys for Tots program. You can also donate new, unwrapped toys at ANY Sugarfire Smokehouse location.
November 11th until December 13th, Jim Butler Chevrolet will donate a bike to Bikes for Tykes for every vehicle sold! Buyers also have the option to add an additional bike donation during the closing of their vehicle purchase. Also, Jim Butler Chevrolet will be accepting new bike donations at the Fenton Chevy store through December 13th. See dealership for full details.
You can donate to the Bikes for Tykes campaign at any of the 73 SSM Health Physical Therapy location from Monday, November 11th until Sunday, December 1st. SSM Health Physical Therapy is the Official Helmet Partner of the Bikes of Tykes and funds collected at all locations will be used to help purchase NEW helmets to accompany the NEW bikes from the Bikes for Tykes campaign.
St. Louis Area Lion's Choice locations will be collecting donations for Bikes for Tykes through a round-up at the register through December 1st. You can donate any amount you choose right at the register at Lion's Choice and the funds collected at all locations will be used to help purchase NEW bikes for the Bikes for Tykes campaign.
In addition to NEW bikes and helmets, monetary donations that will be used to purchase more bikes will be accepted on-site by the USMC December 13th through 15th. Bikes and helmets can be purchased anywhere - they do not need to come from our partners. However, all donated bikes and helmets need to be NEW - we will not be accepting used helmets, bikes or toys.
Event Info: Bikes for Tykes 48-hour Drive
Friday, December 13th at 3pm through Sunday, December 15th at 3pm
HH Gregg Parking lot in Gravois Bluffs (across from Lowe’s and Schnucks)
Thank you for helping make the season brighter for St. Louis Area children this Holiday Season!
101 Gravois Bluffs Plaza Drive
Fenton, MO 63026
The mission of the Bikes for Tykes / Toys for Tots campaign is to collect new, unwrapped toys, new bikes and helmets for children to spread holiday cheer. All donations are focused locally, going to children within the St. Louis Metro Area community via Toys for Tots.
In addition to NEW bikes and helmets, monetary donations that will be used to purchase more bikes/toys will be accepted onsite by the USMC December 13th-15th. Bikes, helmets and toys can be purchased anywhere - they do not need to come from a specific retail partner. All donated bikes and helmets need to be NEW -- we will not be accepting used donations this year.