2017 NSO Handlebars for the Homeless

2017 NSO Handlebars for the Homeless

About This Campaign

NSO Handlebars for the Homeless is a casual guided bicycle tour that highlights Detroit’s hidden treasures. The tour begins and ends at the NSO Bell Building located at 882 Oakman Blvd. in Detroit (former historic Michigan Bell Building). The approximately 15-mile tour guides cyclists through some of Detroit’s most beautiful areas including the campuses of the University of Detroit Mercy and Marygrove College; Sherwood Forest and Boston Edison and Palmer Park neighborhoods as well as the Live6 Alliance area. All participants receive a NSO Handlebars for the Homeless high-performance T-shirt, spoke card, raffle entry and refreshments. The ride is fully supported with seasoned bicyclists, professional mechanics and the Detroit Police Officers cycling with the group.

ALL BICYCLIST MUST WEAR A HELMET.  All Participants must be 14 years of age or older.   All youth must be accompanied by a parent or guardian at all times.

EARLY REGISTRATION FEES through JULY 22ND:   (All Registration Fees after July 22nd and On-Site Registration: $40/person)  To receive your group Discount Promo Code contact: corporateaffairs@nso-mi.org

Individuals: $35/person through July 22nd

Teams of 10 or more members: $25/person through July 22nd

Teams of 4-9 members: $30/person through July 22nd


Participant Check In and Onsite Registration*:  7:00 am

Pre-Tour Announcements:  8:30 am

Tour Start Time:  9:00 am

Tour End Time:  12 noon

*All pre-registered Participants must check in to receive their T-shirt and Drawing Ticket.   Participants should allow time to park at off-site secure parking located at Focus Hope.


Location / Venue

  • Address:
  • NSO Bell Building
  • 882 Oakman Blvd.
  • Detroit, Michigan
  • 48238, USA
  • Time:
  • Aug 06, 2017 09:00 am to
  • Aug 06, 2017 12:00 pm

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Urban Rider

Mountain Biker

Casual Rider

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Neighborhood Service Organization

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Through our diverse and comprehensive programs, as well as community partnerships, Neighborhood Service Organization -NSO provides critical services, outreach and assistance to children, youth, adults and families. We work to empower our community’s most vulnerable neighbors and provide healthy and enriching opportunities.  Consumers have the power to choose the lives they wish to lead and to help our community strengthen and grow.  We work to create healthy communities, new opportunities and provide supportive services for those who need them the most.

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  1. handledocs
    handledocs DOCS ROCK!

    Looking forward to this! let me know if you have trouble registering...another option is just do it that morning on site. Rich

    1 day ago · Like
  2. Dave Taperek gave a $25 donation
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  6. George Gaerig
    George Gaerig gave a donation to support George Gaerig
    Donation can be used as needed or as registration for consumers to participate in event.
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  7. Stephanie White
    Stephanie White gave a $25 donation to support Biking Belle Isle
    I'm glad to be able to help in my community!
    18 days ago · Like