Southwest Rides is a down-to-earth bike shop that positively influences youth and Southwest Detroit.


Meet and advance the bikes needs & culture of the community

Have year-round opportunities for positive youth development

To have a financially sustainable business

Provide opportunities for an active, healthy lifestyle (the Isaac clause)

Value Statements

People – we are a place for inclusion, mutual respect and youth development.  We welcome all people.

Relationships – We provide quality customer service, are friendly, honest and build positive relationships with individuals, organizations and community.

Economy – We want to provide opportunities for employment and be economically sustainable and have affordable bikes.

Bike Culture – We value safe biking places that the community can easily access.