Mark Brewer Nominated for Volunteer Hero Award


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For Immediate Release:

Mark Brewer, Founder of Homeless Gear’s Bike-Repair Program, Earns Nomination for United Way’s Volunteer Hero Award

Fort Collins, Colorado, April 5, 2017:

Mark Brewer, a volunteer who conceptualized and launched—and continues to oversee—Homeless Gear’s Bike Program, is a finalist for United Way’s Volunteer Hero Awards.

Read more about Mark and the Bike program, and vote here:


Homeless Gear’s Bike program hosts a free bike-repair clinic every Friday, 3 PM to 5 PM, at the Murphy Center (242 Conifer Street in Fort Collins). The service is available to any registered guests of the Murphy Center. The bike-repair team also hosts repair clinics at off-site locations. 

For more information and/or to get involved, visit

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