• The Hub of Detroit is Re-opening April 2017!

    We are excited to announce that The Hub of Detroit is re-opening after a winter hiatus. Please see the below flyer for details and stop on by!

  • Now Hiring Program Leaders for 2016!

    Looking for an awesome job this summer? Want to hone your skills as a bicycle mechanic while¬†teaching others what you know? We would love to hear from you. Email jobs@thehubofdetroit.org.  

  • Annual Report Card 2015

    Here’s our 2015 Annual report card! Copies in print available at The Hub of Detroit & Back Alley Bikes’ workshop.

  • WSU Students Complete Service Learning Hours at BAB

    This past fall we partnered with faculty at Wayne State University teaching a Writing and Community course. Over the course of three months, 5-6 students came each week to our volunteer time and helped us with various tasks. They also contributed reflections on their volunteer service or other pieces of writing we could use to Read more


    Come out this weekend to check out our garage sale. We are at capacity (see picture¬†below for proof) and can’t fit anymore bikes in our warehouse. All proceeds from the garage sale will support our YOUTH PROGRAMS. Buy a bike. Help get a kid on a bike. It’s that simple. No haggling but trust us…you Read more

  • Fall Schedule Changes/Closings

    UPCOMING SCHEDULE CHANGES Ally Time Moved to Sunday from 5-8pm Adult Mechanics Class Officially ends for the year on November 29th Holiday Closing Dates Thanksgiving Closed from 11/25 – 11/28 Christmas Closed from 12/20-1/3

  • Adult EAB with NOAH Project a Success

    Our first Adult Earn A Bike class with the NOAH Project was a great success. We had six students and they all completed their bikes. We spent our last day going over the bikes, talking about safe riding skills, and going on a group bike ride. We ended at the Hub where each student had Read more

  • November Volunteer Newsletter

    Check out the November Volunteer Newsletter by clicking here.

  • November Newsletter

    Check out our November eNewsletter by clicking here.

  • Motor City Gears and Beers

    Back Alley Bikes has partnered with Motor City Gears and Beers as a Charity for their upcoming ride on Saturday, October 3rd. This is an awesome opportunity for us not only to get the word out about what we do, but also to receive donations of bikes, parts and also cash to help support the Read more