Our Mission 

​​​The mission of the Foundation is to support inner city youth in under-served communities through inspirational speaking engagements and cycling outreach programs. These are designed to motivate and empower kids toward higher achievement in education, music and sports.

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​Rahsaan Bahati sits down with Tavis Smiley for a very candid interview. 
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Verbum Dei High School Hits The Track

​​Last Saturday your hard work and continues donations was put to good use. In collaboration with CalBikeLaw and Gerry Agnew, the Verbum Dei High School in Watts, California was gifted the opportunity to ride the state of the art Velodrome in Carson, California. This is a 3 session class with the end result being certified to ride the velodrome. Click here for full report.

The Gift of Giving Continues.

​Proud to announce the Bahati Foundation had the opportunity to donate more instruments to a deserving Compton school during Digital Hollywood.

The Bahati Foundation who has partnered with The Guitar Center to donate musical instruments to Compton High Students as part of Digital Hollywood's High School Music Company Project​. Read More
Bahati Foundation Rider Receives AgnewBrusavich College Scholarship Award
- The firm has awarded over 500 students with a college scholarship and this year honors Jim Hannon as the third recipient of the Community Service Award –
TORRANCE, CA – AgnewBrusavich, a Torrance-based serious personal injury law firm, will host its 21st Annual College School Scholarship Program Banquet on Wednesday, May 20, 2015 at the Doubletree Hotel in Torrance at 6:00 p.m. AgnewBrusavich will award 27 students from 20 local high schools. Read more Here.

Who We Are

“Bahati Cycle” is a Cycling Outreach program designed to inspire and empower through the sport of cycling. GIVEBack programs are coordinated with Bahati Foundation corporate partners to supply inner-city youth with health and fitness gear, educational supplies and musical instruments.

The Power To Do Good

Through our partnership with World Bicycle Relief, we at Higher Gear understand the power of bicycles. The difference one bicycle can make in one life is unimaginable to some of us.

Rahsaan Bahati experienced that difference personally, when a bicycle radically changed the direction of his life.

Learn more about how a kid from Compton and a Wilmette local are working to change more lives through the power of bicycles.