Inter-Club Directory

2020/21 Directory 

 

Blessings in a Backpack:   Provides weekend food to food insecure students in all the Royal Oak Schools during the school year.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27845/Blessings-in-a-Backpack-2020-21-Directory 

 

City of Royal Oak: 

Royal Oak represents a diverse mix of individuals, age groups, incomes, and myriad of residential home styles. Combined efforts of a proactive city government and Downtown Development Authority over the past several years have brought about a metamorphosis of the city's central business district. 

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/28050/City-of-Royal-Oak-2020-21-Directory 

 

Common Ground:  Is dedicated to helping runaway and homeless youth, victims of crime, and adults and others in critical situations.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27846/Common-Ground-2020-21-Directory 

 

Ezra Parker Chapter NSDAR: Promotes patriotism, education, and historical reservation; membership is open to direct descendants of patriots from the American Revolution.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27847/Ezra-Parker-Chapter-NSDAR-2020-21-Directory 

 

Friends of the Royal Oak Library: Promotes and publicize the services of the library; raise funds for materials and equipment; sponsor and assist with special programs; encourage gifts, memorials, and endowments to the library.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27848/Friends-of-the-RO-Library-2020-21-Directory 

 

Greater Detroit Chapter of the Barbershop Harmony Society:  Promotes universal harmony through a cappella song and service.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27842/Greater-Detroit-Chapter-of-the-Barbershop-Harmony-Society-2020-21-Directory 

 

Greater Royal Oak Chamber of Commerce:  Purpose is to bridge the gap between our local organizations and businesses to better connect with one another, as well as the community.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27850/Greater-Royal-Oak-Chamber-2020-21-Directory 

 

Greater Royal Oak Democratic Club:  Purpose is to elect Democrats to office and to serve as a means for the community to meet with Democratic elected officials, candidates, and other local Democrats.  

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27843/Greater-RO-Democratic-Club-2020-21-Directory 

 

Hour Exchange TimeBank:   Is a community exchange system which also builds community.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/28107/Hour-Exchange---2020-21-Directory-rev-B 

 

Metro Detroit Youth Clubs:  Empowers youth to reach their full potential through quality programs and opportunities which open doors to a bright future.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27902/Metro-Detroit-Youth-Clubs-2020-21-Directory 

 

Mind Over Matter (MOM):  Purpose is to erase the stigma surrounding mental illness and suicide; provide hope and raise funding for life-saving programs.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27854/Mind-Over-Matter-2020-21-Directory 

 

MK Blanket Wraps:  Mission is to keep Detroit’s homeless warm through our custom designed Blanket Wraps and to empower residents in homeless shelters by teaching them how to sew.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27851/MK-Blanket-Wraps-2020-21-Directory 

 

National Alliance on Mental Illness (NAMI):  Raising awareness of mental illness through education, referrals, research, support, and advocacy.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27852/NAMI-2020-21-Directory 

 

Rotary Club of Royal Oak:  Is dedicated to the youth in the community by providing scholarships to high school seniors and is involved with “Blessings in a Backpack” program for students.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27853/Rotary-Club-of-Royal-Oak--2020-21-Directory 

 

Royal Oak Arts Council:  Is a 501c3 created to support and grow the arts in Royal Oak and surrounding communities through grants, scholarships, and promotional support.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27858/Royal-Oak--Arts-Council-2020-21-Directory 

 

Royal Oak Garden Club:  Share knowledge and the love of gardening; to encourage the protection of native trees; to encourage civic planting and beautification.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27904/Royal-Oak-Garden-Club-2020-21-Directory 

 

Royal Oak Historical Commission: Is responsible for policy & communication between all historical groups, oversees the care and restoration of the Orson Starr House.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27859/Royal-Oak-Historical-Commission-2020-21-Directory 

 

Royal Oak Historical Society:  Displays historical exhibits & Royal Oak history at the Royal Oak Historical Museum

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/28106/Royal-Oak-Historical-Society--2020-21-Directory-rev-B 


Royal Oak Lions Club:  Empowers volunteers to serve their communities, meet humanitarian needs, encourage peace, and promote international understanding through Lions Clubs.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/28051/Royal-Oak-Lions-Club-2020-21-Directory 

 

Royal Oak Musicale: Promotes good music in the community; give financial awards to graduating high school seniors planning a college major in music.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27866/Royal-Oak-Musicale-2020-21-Directory 

 

Royal Oak Nature Society:  Maintains & protects Royal Oak’s 2 nature parks plus is developing an arboretum behind the Senior Center.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/28105/Royal-Oak-Nature-Society--2020-21-Directory-rev-B 


Royal Oak Optimist Club:  Is a Friend of Youth

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/28060/Royal-Oak-Optimists----2020-21-Directory-b 

 

Royal Oak PTA Council:  Brings together a closer relationship of the home and school so that parents and teachers may cooperate intelligently in the education of children and youth.  

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/28213/Royal-Oak-PTA-Council-2020-21-Directory-rev-b 

 

Royal Oak Schools: Purpose is public education service for pre-K to 12th grade students, including adult education.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27867/Royal-Oak-Schools-2020-21-Directory 

 

Royal Oak Schools Foundation:  Provides funding for educational programs to Royal Oak’s public schools.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/28044/Royal-Oak-Schools-Foundation--2020-21-Directory


Royal Oak Symphony Orchestra: Provides a quality cultural experience for Royal Oak and surrounding communities.  Concert programs, presented by 60+ volunteer musicians, include classical masterworks as well as contemporary selections, ROSO provides opportunities for music education and appreciation to people of all ages.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27856/Royal-Oak-Symphony-Orchestra-2020-21-Directory 

 

Royal Oak Woman’s Club:   Is a social and service club dedicated to community improvement by enhancing the lives of others through volunteer service.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27913/Royal-Oak-Womans-Club-2020-21-Directory 

 

Royal Oak Youth Assistance: Strengthens youth and families by reducing the incidence of delinquency, abuse, and neglect through community involvement.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27857/Royal-Oak-Youth-Assistance-2020-21-Directory 

 

Salvation Army of Royal Oak:  Its mission is to preach the gospel of Jesus Christ and to meet human needs in His name without discrimination.  It serves Southeast Oakland County.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27872/Salvation-Army-of-Royal-Oak-2020-21-Directory 

 

South Oakland Citizens for the Homeless:  Operates the only day care center for the homeless in this area. 

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27869/South-Oakland-Citizens-for-the-Homeless-2020-21-Directory 

 

South Oakland YMCA:  Strengthens the foundations of the foundations of communities in southeast Michigan through programs and services focusing on- Youth Development, Healthy Living, and Social Responsibility.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27870/South-Oakland-YMCA-2020-21-Directory 

 

State Representative Jim Ellison: Represents the 26th District, including Royal Oak and Madison Heights, in the Michigan House of Representatives.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/28043/State-Representative-Jim-Ellison-2020-21-Directory 

 

Teen Clean Closet:  Helps young people in our area by providing them with products needed for everyday cleanliness.

https://www.romi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/27871/Teen-Clean-Closet-2020-21-Directory