Peloton to Host Toy Drive w/ WHEDco + Meet & Greet with Marcel Dinkins & Rad Lopez

Peloton is hosting a toy drive at Peloton Studios New York (PSNY) on Monday, December 12, 2022 in support of the families of WHEDco’s Bronx Commons. The event will include a meet and greet with instructors Marcel Dinkins and Rad Lopez. Marcel shared the news via Instagram:

Fam @radlopz and I will be hosting a TOY DRIVE and meet and greet at PSNY this Monday from 2:00 – 3:30pm @ PSNY ; in support of the families of WHEDco’s Bronx Commons this holiday season!
We’re welcoming donations of the following:
NEW CLOTHING for Children and Adults
DIAPERS (sizes 1 – 6) and Pull-Ups
NEW EDUCATIONAL GAMES, Puzzles, and Stuffed Animals for Infants and Children < Age 14
You can bring your gift to PSNY on Monday, December 12 from 2:00pm – 3:30pm
If you can’t attend in person but would still like you donate please check the registration link in my bio .

Marcel Dinkins' Instagram post about upcoming toy drive.
Marcel Dinkins’ Instagram post about upcoming toy drive.

The event has limited capacity, so those interested in attending must RSVP for free in advance. The event will take place from 2:00-3:30pm ET at PSNY, and attendees must bring their gift or proof of purchase from the Women’s Housing and Economic Development Corporation (WHEDco) Amazon wish list in order to gain access to the event.

For those who want to contribute but cannot attend the event, Peloton will also be collecting donations at the Manhattan West (395 9th Ave.) and Madison (1156 Madison Ave.) Peloton showrooms. Another option is to order a gift from WHEDco’s Amazon wish list.

The specific items Peloton and WHEDco are seeking are new clothing for children and adults, diapers and pull-ups, and educational games, puzzles, and stuffed animals for infants and children up to age 14.

Peloton is partnering with the Local Initiatives Support Corporation (LISC) and the Women’s Housing and Economic Development Corporation (WHEDco) with the goal of increasing “access to inclusive spaces for fitness and wellness.” This includes a new community wellness space at the Bronx Commons in New York City, where Peloton products and digital app memberships will be available for local community members.

If you’re interested in attending the toy drive and meet & greet event at PSNY, be sure to register via the Hopin event page.

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Katie Weicher is a writer for Pelo Buddy. She purchased her Peloton Bike in 2016 and has been riding, strength training, and yoga flowing ever since. You can find her on the leaderboard at #kweich.

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