Clubs and Organizations

Community Service Groups, Clubs and Organizations are listed here in alphbetical order.

If your community service group, club or organization is not listed and you would like it to be, or if your listing needs to be corrected, contact the City Clerk's Office at (248) 246-3050 or submit your request here.

Acorn Toastmasters #1068
Royal Oak Senior Community Center
3500 Marais, Royal Oak 48073
(248) 246-3900
Membership Info: Paula Ortago (248) 641-1981

Alliance for the Mentally Ill
15920 W. Twelve Mile, Suite #203, Southfield 48076
(248) 569-4467
(248) 557-6440 (support - south)
(248) 706-0591 (support - north)

The American Legion - Post 253
1505 N. Main Street, Royal Oak 48067
(248) 546-8037
Membership Info: Clifford Tatum (248) 546-0490

American Red Cross
- Regional Office 2388 Franklin, Bloomfield Hills 48302
(248) 334-3575
Give Blood-the Gift of Life: 1-800-GIVE-LIFE (1-800-448-3543).

Art Fair
Recreation Department
P.O. Box 64, Royal Oak 48068
Applications & Information: (248) 246-3180

Arts Council
Royal Oak Arts Council
P.O. Box 1453, Royal Oak 48068

Association for Retarded Citizens
- Oakland County Thomas Kendziorski, Executive Director
1641 W. Big Beaver, Troy 48084
(248) 816-1900

The Bonnell Foundation
Coordinator: Laura Bonnell
Web site:

Boys and Girls Club of South Oakland County
Salter Community Center
1545 E. Lincoln, Royal Oak 48067
Contact Person: Brett Tillander, Executive Director
   ph. (248) 544-4166    fx. (248)545-7688
   Web site:

Chamber of Commerce

200 S. Washington, Royal Oak 48067-3821
(248) 547-4000
Executive Director: Shelly Kemp

Camp Casey
333 West Seventh, Suite 230, Royal Oak, MI 48067

Common Ground Sanctuary
24-Hour crisis line: 1-800-231-1127

Community Coalition
1500 N Stephenson Hwy, Royal Oak MI 48067
Web Site: Royal Oak Community Coalition
Membership Info: Diane Dovico, Executive Director (248) 546-ROCC

Community Orchestra
P.O. Box 1738, Royal Oak 48068
(248) 988-6991
Membership Info:

Royal Oak Area Democratic Club
Meetings are on the first Saturday of every month
10:00 a.m. at the Royal Oak Senior Center
3500 Marais, Royal Oak, 48073
Contact #: (248) 547-4899.


Eastern Star, Order of Chapter 460
Barbara Stafford
4327 Robinwood, Royal Oak 48073
(248) 549-5334

Elks Club - #1523
2401 E. Fourth St., Royal Oak 48067
(248) 544-3561
Membership Info: Dave Delmonico

Ezra Parker Chapter, NSDAR
Ezra Parker Chapter of DAR in Royal Oak, MI
For information on meeting times and how
to become a member, call 248-288-6967.

Fraternal Order of Eagles Union 2092
401 E. Fourth St
Royal Oak, Michigan 48067
(248) 546-6430
Information to join or Hall Rental: contact Sal Bellestri, Secretary or Nadyne Waddell
Website: Royal Oak Eagles Union Aerie 2092

The Friends of the Royal Oak Public Library
P.O. Box 494, Royal Oak 48068-0494
Membership Info: JoAnn Farmillo (586) 757-4450

Gilda's Club Metro Detroit
3517 Rochester Rd. 
Royal Oak 48073
(248) 577-0800

Girl Scouts of Southeast Michigan
Metro Detroit Council's website address is
Contact Number: (313) 972-4475

Clawson: Membership Info: Jim Horton (248) 407-5522
Ferndale: Ferndale Fire Department
1635 Livernois
Ferndale 48220
Ph. (248) 546-2510

Habitat for Humanity of Oakland County
Contact Information: Stephanie Osterland, Director of Family & Community Relationships, 248-338-1843
Volunteer Coordinator: Alesha Allen - Volunteer Manager
Location: Serving all of Oakland County

Royal Oak Handbell Choir
Contact Information: 

HAVEN (Domestic Violence & Sexual Assault)
P.O. Box 431045, Pontiac 48343-1045
(248) 334-1204 (Business Office)
(248) 334-1274 (24 Hour Crisis Line)

Higher Ground - HIV / Aids Services
PO Box 351
Royal Oak MI 48068
Higher Ground empowers people living with HIV/Aids by providing holistic support that develops and maintains the body, mind, and spirit and dignity of a whole person. Higher Ground also provides a safe and nutruring environment to help people with HIV/Aids live more productive and healthier lives.
For more information contact via email: or visit

Historical Guild
Orson Starr House
3123 N. Main St., Royal Oak MI 48073
Contact Info: Isabelle Paterson (248) 548-6638

Historical Society, Royal Oak
1141 W Webster
Royal Oak, MI 48073
Curator--Muriel VersagiMembership Info: 248.439.1501
Web site:

Iris Club of Southeast Michigan
P.O. Box 612
Royal Oak, Michigan 48068-0612
Web site:
Phone: 1-800-IRIS-LOVER (9am-9pm EST)
Membership information:

Judson Center
Family preservation services.
Foster care and adoption programs and more.
Location: 4410 W. Thirteen Mile, Royal Oak MI 48073
Web site:
Ph: (248) 549-4339

Karmanos Cancer Institute
18831 W 12 Mile Rd, Lathrup Village MI 48076
Membership Info: Patricia Milner Sachs, Director

Kiwanis Club
P.O. Box 427, Royal Oak 48068-0427
C/O: Chuck Buttons (248) 542-5835
Membership Info: James Booker (248) 644-2266

Knights of Columbus - Council # 2569
c/o Royal Canadian Legion Post 84
1005 E. Eleven Mile, Royal Oak 48067-1967
Ph: (248) 541-9474

Royal Oak Lions Club
P.O. Box 473, Royal Oak 48068
(248) 549-2504
Membership Info:

Live The Music Foundation
Contact Information:
Volunteer Coordinator: Jason Gittinger
Location: 1109 South Washington Royal Oak, Michigan 48067

MADD (Mothers Against Drunk Drivers)
5395 Dixie, Waterford Twp. 48329
(248) 623-6233

March of Dimes
- Birth Defects Foundation - Southeast Michigan Chapter
Tom Riopelle (Exec. Director)
17117 W. Nine Mile, Suite 1240, Southfield 48075
(248) 423-3200

Michigan Cancer Foundation
- Southeast Michigan Chapter Ivory Underwood
18831 W. Twelve Mile, Lathrup Village 48076
(248) 443-5320

Michigan Employment Security Commission
401 E. Thirteen Mile, Madison Heights 48071
(248) 589-1600

"We are the first, largest and fastest growing non-profit
play & support group specifically for ALL at-home mothers"
    Royal Oak Chapter
    Membership Vice President: Deb Navin
    Contact email:

Good Shepherd Lutheran Church
814 N. Campbell, Royal Oak 48067
Membership Info: Violet Daniel (248) 356-2974

NSDAR, Ezra Parker Chapter
Ezra Parker Chapter of DAR in Royal Oak, MI

Oakland County Health Dept.
27725 Greenfield, Southfield 48076
(248) 424-7000

Older Women's League (OWL)
333 E. Troy St., #803, Royal Oak 48067
(248) 336-8666
Membership Info: Rosemary Piatt (248) 543-5960

Oakland Special Olympics
3000 Sashabaw Rd., Waterford 48330
(248) 674-4924

Optimist's Club
Brett Tillander, President
P.O. Box 1914, Royal Oak 48068
Membership Info:

PTA Council - Royal Oak Schools

Republican Women's Club (RORWC)
Activities: Meets Quarterly, Patriot Week, Constitution Day, Scholarships, Improve America, Political Information
Officers: Helen Cost, Wanda Warsinski
Address: RORWC, PO Box 1544, Royal Oak MI 48068
Phone: (248) 549-9423

ROAR (Royal Oak Association for Rights)
P.O. Box 667, Royal Oak 48068
(248) 546-7627

Rotary Club of Royal Oak
P.O. Box 745, Royal Oak 48068-0745
Website Info:

Royal Oak Arts Council
Royal Oak Arts Council
P.O. Box 1453, Royal Oak 48068-1453
Information: Lorna Wildon (248) 398-9826

Royal Oak Children's Choir
P.O. Box 1635, Royal Oak MI 48068.

Royal Oak Community Coalition
Diane Dovico, Executive Director
1500 N Stephenson Hwy, Royal Oak, MI 48067
(248) 546-ROCC
e-Mail: Community Coalition
Web Site: Royal Oak Community Coalition

Royal Oak Disc Golf Club
RODG, 3825 Crooks Rd. #19, Royal Oak MI 48073
(248) 930-4141
Membership Info: Nick Rem - Email:
Pro Disk Golf Information can be found at:

Royal Oak Garden Club
Membership Info: Margaret Dawes (248) 583-2006, or Heather (248) 398-4996

Royal Oak Historical Society
1411 W Webster
Royal Oak, MI 48073
Curator--Muriel Versagi, Membership and General Information: 248.542.7449

Royal Oak Jaycees
PO Box 1603
Royal Oak, MI 48068-1603
Ph. 248-997-5627
Volunteer Coordinator: Dan Whetstine - 2013 President
Web site:

Royal Oak Lions Club
P.O. Box 473, Royal Oak 48068
(248) 549-2504
Membership Info:

Royal Oak Nature Society
Protecting Our Nature Parks and Educating Our Community
(248) 246-3380
Membership Info: Ted Vickers
Web site:

Royal Oak SandLot League
Youth Baseball & Softball
PO Box 454, Royal Oak 48068-0454
ROSL Information Line (248)246-3495
Web site:

Royal Oak Senior - Community Center
3500 Marais, Royal Oak 48073
(248) 246-3900

Royal Oak Woman's Club
404 S. Pleasant St., Royal Oak MI 48067-2442
(248) 545-8363

Royal Oak Working Mom's Club
Working moms from the Royal Oak area looking to meet other moms, plan events, play dates and lean on each other to make the juggle of working and being a mom a ‘little’ easier.  Anyone is welcome to join whether you’re a working mom, stay at home mom, from the royal oak area or close by.   We’re just a friendly group of moms looking to have some fun, make new friends and help each other out in any way we can.

Contact:  Genevieve DeVries @ 586-604-5561
Find us on facebook  by searching for “Royal Oak Working Moms Club” or by clicking on the link below.

Salvation Army
3015 N. Main St., Royal Oak 48073
(248) 585-5600

School District - City of Royal Oak
800 Devillen, Royal Oak 48073
(248) 435-8400

Soroptimist Interntional of Oakland County
24060 Marlow, Oak Park 48237
(248) 435-9550

South Oakland Art Association (SOAA)

South Oakland Concert Band
New members are welcome throughout the year with no auditions
P.O. Box 1086
Royal Oak, MI 48068

Baldwin Theatre
415 S. Lafayette, Royal Oak MI 48067
(248) 541-6430

Stepfamily Association of America, Inc. - Southeast Michigan Chapter
Elaine Horigian-Smith
(248) 642-2340

Suppport Our Youth - Task Force - City of Royal Oak
800 Devillen, Royal Oak 48073
(248) 435-8400
Chairman: Royal Oak School Superintendent

Veterans of Foreign War (VFW) - Acorn Post 1669
Post Commander: Michael Sherman
214 E 4th Street, Royal Oak MI 48067
(248) 542-6564

William Beaumont Hospital
3601 W. Thirteen Mile Rd., Royal Oak MI 48073
(248) 551-0115

Royal Oak Women's Club
404 S. Pleasant St., Royal Oak MI 48067-2442
(248) 545-8363

YMCA - South Oakland Family YMCA
1016 W Eleven Mile, Royal Oak MI 48067
(248) 547-0030
Contact Person: Kyle Anderson, Executive Director
Volunteer Coordinator: Mary Washington

Youth Assistance
Chairperson: Shelly Kemp
1601 N Campbell Rd, Royal Oak 48067
ph. (248) 546-8282



If your community service club or organization is not listed above
and you would like it to be, or if your listing needs to be corrected,
contact the City Clerk's Office:
     Ph. (248) 246-3050 or
     submit your contact and group information online.