CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) – If in case you have a motorcycle you’re not utilizing anymore, think about giving it to Valley Forge Excessive College in Parma.
The varsity had an enormous inflow of refugee college students from Ukraine.
The Parma College District doesn’t present buses for highschool college students, so that they hope these bikes can assist.
“These bikes are stop-gap measures so hopefully by the point the true climate comes by way of, they’ve made associates who drive or their mother and father have discovered transportation,” mentioned Sylvie Argirnakis, Residence Liaison at Valley Forge Excessive College.
Argirnakis mentioned any pupil can get a motorcycle however proper now the Ukrainian college students want them probably the most.
“This 12 months, I’m upwards of 30 Ukrainian households.. and all of them so far as I do know is want of transportation,” mentioned Argirnakis.
As soon as a college students is given a motorcycle, they don’t have to offer it again.
They mentioned this implies a lot to college students as a result of that is the primary time of their lives they’ve had a motorcycle of their very own.
“I really feel pleasure on a regular basis to assist these college students,” mentioned Argirnakis.
Valley Forge Principal, Janine Andrzejewsk, is urging folks to donate bikes.
She mentioned a few of these college students have been by way of rather a lot and the very last thing they should fear about is how they’ll get to high school.
“No matter we will do deliver them consolation, they’re right here in our faculty, we have now to coach them and the primary piece of that’s to satisfy their primary wants and that’s what we purpose for,” mentioned Andrzejewsk.
If you wish to donate a motorcycle, you must name 440-885-2372 to make an appointment to drop it off.
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