Why Bikes?

Most Africans lack access to any form of transport and spend hours every day walking to collect clean water, firewood or to reach school or work. Not only does this take a toll on their health and time spent working, it often means children miss school altogether.

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We are very proud to bring Village Bicycle Project in Sierra Leone onboard as a new African partner for Re-Cycle.

Where We Work

We have built a trusted network of partners in Africa.

Re-Cycle receives used bikes in the UK and donates them to trusted partners in Africa.

A bike can provide a lifeline enabling people in Africa to travel to work, school and carry goods further afield to sell. If you have a bicycle that’s gathering cobwebs in your garage, shed or attic, it would mean the world to us if you could donate it. Donate your unwanted bikes at one of our nationwide drop off points.

Our Impact

We have been sending bikes to Africa for


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