Working Bikes

Founded by Lee Ravenscroft

About Him

Working Bikes is an organization that takes old bikes and gives them a new home in 3rd world countries. Working bikes was founded in 1998 and it is located in Chicago, Illinois. Working Bikes is founded by Lee Ravenscroft.


Lee founded Working Bikes because biking is a very environmentally friendly activity to do, and by taking old worn out bikes and giving them to the less fortunate is good for them and good for the people who donate the bikes feel good, also.


Lee Ravenscroft and Magic Johnson are similar because they both had very high expectations and goals for themselves, and they both reached it. They both have a charity organization as well. The difference between them is that Magic was very wealthy when he started his organization, Lee isn't so wealthy but they both make a huge impact.