Sierra Frisbie ’15 Helps Recycle Bicycles For the Needy

Sierra Frisbie ’15 with bike and grease

Sierra Frisbie ’15 with bike and grease

If you can’t afford a new bicycle in Burlington, Vt., you are not out of luck. A local company called Bike Recycle Vermont refurbishes bikes for financially strapped people, helping ensure that anyone who wishes to be mobile on two wheels can be. This summer Sierra Frisbie ’15 is interning at BRV. To support her living expenses, she has a grant from the Preston Public Interest Career Fund, which supports Bowdoin students who want to work for an organization that serves economically underdeveloped areas.

Read Frisbie’s answers to questions about about what it’s like to work in BRV’s shop. 

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