HELPING KIDS SUCCEED: Stephen Janes, owner of The Bicycle Thrift Store and co-founder of Trips for Kids WNC, says the program helps provide a positive future for kids. Photo by Wayne Scank

Bike thrift shop funds Trips for Kids’ excursions in WNC

At first glance, the 600-square-foot Bicycle Thrift Shop looks like a cubbyhole for discarded jerseys, muddied cleats and bikes that have been down a few trails. But a closer look reveals a gold mine for cycling enthusiasts on a budget who are looking to gear up. The money raised from sales supports Trips for Kids WNC, a nonprofit that helps kids get […]