MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A local group is asking people to clean out their garages and basements for bikes.

Free Bikes 4 Kidz started its collection drive Friday. The group takes in new or used bikes, tunes them up and then give them to kids in need in early December.

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You can drop off bikes at Allina Health locations Saturday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.

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Allina Health and Free Bikes 4 Kidz collected and distributed more than 5,000 bikes last year, just in time for the holidays.

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