Volunteers assemble therapeutic bikes for kids with disabilities

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) - Hundreds of kids received free bikes Saturday during Variety's 17th annual Bikes for Kids event.

Volunteers gathered at Webster University to assemble 40-custom built therapeutic bikes and 216 regular bikes. They gave them to kids with disabilities. Volunteers also gave the kids a helmet, a bike lock and safety instruction.

The event was emceed by FOX-2's Lisa Hart.