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April 23 Raising Cane’s® Party Giving 50 Strider® Bikes to Lincoln Toddlers

Strider Bike Giveaway

What: The Raising Cane’s Chicken Fingers® franchise in Lincoln, Nebraska, and Strider Bikes, the world’s leading manufacturer and marketer of children’s no-pedal balance bikes, are giving away 50 Strider Bikes to local children at a Giveaway Party on April 23 from 1–3 pm at the Raising Cane’s restaurant located at 58th & Old Cheney (5810 S. 58th Street). SCHEELS will be onsite with a free Adventure Zone where toddlers and young kids can test ride a Strider Bike. The Giveaway Party is open to the public.

Raising Cane’s is donating five bikes and helmets each to four daycare centers in Lincoln; Trinity Lutheran Child Care (locations at 1345 S. 16th Street & 7130 Kentwell Lane), Kinder Care (6900 Huntington Ave.), A Place to Grow (4920 N. 26th Street, Suite 200).

In addition, 30 bikes will be given away at the April 23 Giveaway Party, where 4 bikes will be given away every 15-minutes to those in attendance.

Where: Raising Cane’s, 58th & Old Cheney (5810 S. 58th Street), Lincoln, NE, 68516

When: Sunday, April 23, 1–3 pm

Visuals:          

  • Toddlers as young as 18 months riding Strider No-Pedal Balance Bikes
  • Kids from the daycares receiving Strider Bikes
  • Strider Adventure Zone (Ride and Play Area) with kids navigating cones and ramps to practice for June 10 Strider Cup Race

Media Contacts:

  • Onsite: Dee Walker, Dir of Marketing, Raising Cane’s Lincoln, dwalker@shv-inc.com, 402-981-0751
  • In advance: Leslie Prevish, Prevish Marketing, leslie@previshmarketing.com, 303-500-3318

ABOUT RAISING CANE’S & SOUTHERN HOSPITALITY VENTURES

The Lincoln and Grand Island franchise—Southern Hospitality Ventures—was opened in 2006 by Justin and Jennifer Jones, who moved to Nebraska from Louisiana. Since opening their first location, they have set out to make a change in their community by becoming active community leaders with programs such as this one. Since 2006, the franchise has given back over $1.4 million to the communities in which their restaurants are located. Raising Cane’s has One Love—chicken fingers—and focuses its menu offering on fresh, made-to-order chicken fingers paired with their homemade Cane’s sauce, grilled Texas toast, creamy coleslaw, and crinkle-cut French fries. facebook.com/CanesNebraska or twitter.com/CanesLincoln

About Strider Sports International, Inc.

Founded in 2007 and headquartered in Rapid City, SD, Strider Sports designs efficient, no-pedal balance bikes for children as young as 18 months, as well as for older riders with special needs. Strider’s mission is to simplify a bike to its essence, so proper size, weight, and simplicity combine to eliminate any fear of riding and instill confidence in the rider. Strider No-Pedal Balance Bikes are industry-leading training bikes that help children as young as 18 months learn to ride effectively on two wheels. Strider also manufactures balance bikes for individuals with special needs and for seniors wanting to stay active later in life. The patented Strider Balance Bikes focus on the fundamentals of balancing, leaning, and steering without the distractions and complications of pedals or training wheels. Strider Bikes are now distributed in more than 75 countries worldwide. In 2015, Strider sold its one-millionth bike. Since its inception, Strider Sports International, the world’s premier manufacturer and marketer of no-pedal balance bikes, has donated over $850,000 through its Rider Fund to organizations that serve children and adults in need. To learn more and to find a retailer in your area, visit www.StriderBikes.com, like them on Facebook, and follow them on Twitter and Instagram.