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Local bicycle shop at risk of closing its doors

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The shop, which sells used and refurbished bicycles, also allows volunteers to mentor kids who come from broken homes. The shop, which sells used and refurbished bicycles, also allows volunteers to mentor kids who come from broken homes.
SPOKANE, Wash. -

A local bicycle shop that has served so many kids in Spokane is at risk of closing its doors for good.

Cool Water Bikes, a non-profit organization that gives homeless kids an opportunity to learn how to fix bikes, is operating at a deficit.

The shop, which sells used and refurbished bicycles, also allows volunteers to mentor kids who come from broken homes.

Noah Sutherland, who manages the shop, says the program gives them the opportunity to build relationships, show them love and encouragement, and help them in whatever ways they can.

For more information about the program, visit www.coolwaterbikes.org. You can also donate by stopping by the store or clicking HERE.

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