TORONTO, April 15 /CNW/ - This Sunday, April 17, marks the Grand Opening
of Charlie's Bike Shop, Toronto's first bike store founded on a
youth-driven social enterprise model. Located at 242 1/2 Queen Street
East (west of Parliament), Charlie's provides jobs and training to
youth from the Regent Park neighbourhood as well as repair service,
parts, accessories and refurbished bike sales to the general public.
All proceeds from the shop are directed to youth programs. All are
welcome to celebrate the grand opening at the shop with a free BBQ this
Sunday. The event runs from 2-5pm.
For further information:
For more information contact Caitlin Carlisle at 416-875-3647.