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Fairy Tales and Storybook Scenes Blossom at Meadow Brook’s Art in the Elements

September 23rd 2020

Visitors make a donation to support the upkeep of the home and the property, and they enjoy an enchanting stroll through the seemingly-magical forest.

84 Nonprofits Get CARES Fund Grants through Oakland County

June 26th 2020

The grants, which ranged from $4,000 to $500,000, will help the organizations restore vital services and programs for Oakland County residents such as food distribution, shelter, health care and financial assistance that were reduced or eliminated because of the pandemic.

With Attack Hunger Apparel, Customers Look Good and Help Uplift Others

August 24th 2019

Twenty percent of every item sold goes to food, as well as personal goods such as tampons, pads, and shampoo for women and children in the area.

New to You Resale Shop inside St. John’s Episcopal on Woodward Benefits Shoppers and Charities

May 1st 2019

New to You Resale Shop inside St. John’s Episcopal on Woodward Benefits Shoppers and Charities (Rosemary Spatafora, Get Involved Guide, May 1, 2019) Royal Oak, MI- Since 1980 the New to You Resale Shop has been operating out of St. John’s Episcopal Church at the corner of Woodward and 11 Mile Road in Royal Oak. […]

Neighbor for Neighbor Provides Network of Support in Northern Oakland County

April 24th 2019

Neighbor for Neighbor Provides Network of Support in Northern Oakland County (Mel Corrigan, April 24, 2019) Davisburg, MI- Neighbor For Neighbor (NfN) is a volunteer-run nonprofit 501(c)(3) food pantry that provides food, clothing and financial assistance to those in need in Northwest Oakland County. The pantry is located at the Mill Pond in Davisburg and […]

Live the Music Foundation Keeping the Beat in Royal Oak

March 30th 2019

Live the Music Foundation Keeping the Beat in Royal Oak (Mark Stowers, April 2, 2019) Check out our “Get Involved Guide” for more stories about local organizations. Thank you to Bosco Lounge for sponsoring this series. Royal Oak, MI- Music has been called a universal language, if so the Live the Music Foundation in Royal […]

The Rainbow Connection: Group Grants Wishes for Kids Facing Illness

March 27th 2019

The Rainbow Connection: Group Grants Wishes for Kids Facing Illness (Ashley Adamek, March 27, 2019) Check out our “Get Involved Guide” for more stories about local organizations. Thank you to Bosco Lounge for sponsoring this series.  Want to contribute a write up of a group you care about?  Message editor@oc115.com with your idea. Rochester, MI […]

Railing at Rust Belt Market has Free Winter Items for Those in Need

January 31st 2019

Railing at Rust Belt Market has Free Winter Items for Those in Need (Crystal A. Proxmire, Jan. 31, 2019) Ferndale, MI- Bus stops are bitterly cold this time of year, Downtown Ferndale’s Rust Belt Market has found a way to spread a little warmth to the busy 9 Mile and Woodward intersection. Hanging along the […]

Berkley/Royal Oak MLK Day of Service Jan. 21

December 28th 2018

Berkley/Royal Oak MLK Day of Service Jan. 21 Royal Oak, MI- The communities of Berkley and Royal Oak will honor the life Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. for the third annual Day of Service on Jan. 21, 2019 at Royal Oak High School (ROHS), 1500 Lexington Blvd. The event will begin at 7:45 a.m. at Royal […]

FernCare Annual Dinner at Great Lakes Dossin Museum May 24

April 8th 2018

FernCare Annual Dinner at Great Lakes Dossin Museum May 24 Detroit, Ferndale, MI- Come help FernCare celebrate our 10th anniversary! Give us an opportunity to say thank you personally.  Once again, it will be a strolling dinner with lots of time to browse the museum and walk along the river.   $75 per ticket. Sponsorships are […]