Neighborhood House Seeking Students for Youth Board

Opportunity for Students to Gain Leadership Skills on Neighborhood House Executive Youth Board Neighborhood House is officially accepting applications from high school students in Rochester, Rochester Hills, Oakland Township, Addison Township, Auburn Hills, and surrounding communities to apply for their Executive Youth Board. These students plan events, raise awareness, and are junior ambassadors for the organization. For those on the board, there is an opportunity to apply for a … [Read more...]

Local Residents Help Employer in the Spirit of Giving

The Generosity of Beaumont Employees Shines with Spirit of Giving Campaign Beaumont Health is a nonprofit organization that relies on the generosity of others to help fund leading edge health care solutions and maintain its commitment to compassionate, extraordinary care every day. And, Beaumont employees play an important role in the organization’s philanthropic success. Each year, Beaumont Health employees take part in a Spirit of Giving Campaign. All employees are asked to consider a … [Read more...]

Rochester Junior Women’s Club Makes Donation to the Furniture Bank

The Rochester Junior Women's Club (RJWC) hosted an old-fashioned Speakeasy to benefit the Furniture Bank of Southeastern Michigan. The price of admission was a twin sheet set. Robert Boyle, Executive Director of the Furniture Bank noted, "The Furniture Bank provides 70 local kids with a bed every month, and new bedding helps make sure they're sleeping in warmth and comfort." RJWC President, Mary Anderson, presented 34 sheet sets at the RJWC February Board meeting to Boyle and to lead … [Read more...]

Toyology Toys Helps A Children’s Miracle Network Hospital

Benefitting Beaumont Children’s A Children’s Miracle Network Hospital Throughout April, Toyology Toys locations will be donating 10% of the proceeds from sales of Jellycat plush and books to Beaumont Children’s, a Children’s Miracle Network Hospital. Jellycat products retail from $12.99 to $59.99. Books are $12.99 to $15.99 for baby board books while your average Jellycat plush is $21.99 to $24.99. Since 1988, Beaumont has been the only Children’s Miracle Network Hospital in Southeast … [Read more...]

Rochester Junior Women’s Club Accepting Applications for Donation Requests

The Rochester Junior Women’s Club (RJWC) is looking for non-profit organizations that are in need of assistance and can benefit from our fundraising. Each spring the club Donations Committee reviews requests submitted by local organizations requesting assistance. Based on the committee’s recommendations, annual recipients are selected for the major fundraisers as well as recipients for miscellaneous donations. RJWC has been serving the community since 1956. RJWC is a service … [Read more...]

Girl’s Night Out May 8

Girl’s Night Out May 8 to Benefit The Women's Fund … [Read more...]

Welcome Spring at the Symphony of Style Fashion Show

Rochester Symphony Orchestra Hosts Annual Fundraiser Perk up your spring wardrobe at the popular Symphony of Style Fashion Show Luncheon and Boutique on Thursday, May 16. Start the day at 11:00 a.m. at Twin Lakes Golf and Swim Club in Rochester Hills for boutique shopping then lunch. A colorful fashion show orchestrated by The Peppertree of Rochester will follow highlighting the newest spring trends. “We are welcoming back some of our favorite boutiques such as Trends in Fashion and … [Read more...]

Attracting Nature’s Jewels: Hummingbirds

Saturday, April 13, at Wild Birds Unlimited In Pontiac next to the Clinton River Trail Wild Birds Unlimited and Goldner Walsh Garden & Home in Pontiac will help celebrate the 15th Anniversary of the nearby Clinton River Trail at a special presentation Saturday, April 13 at 11:00 a.m. on “Attracting Nature’s Jewels.” This free event, conducted by LuAnn Linker and Tim Travis, will provide proven tips on attracting Ruby-Throated Hummingbirds and other colorful songbirds to spending spring and … [Read more...]

The Pontiac Creative Arts Center Celebrates National Arab-American Heritage Month

Rochester Artist, Rana Loutfi, part of Woven Together, Opening Reception April 12 at the Pontiac Creative Arts Center The Pontiac Creative Arts Center (PCAC) invites the public to an artist reception to celebrate National Arab-American Heritage Month on Friday, April 12, from 6:00-8:00 p.m. The show runs April 12-May 3 and includes paintings, photographs, mixed media, sculptures, glass mosaics, and printmaking. Music and food will accompany the collection of art as an opportunity to … [Read more...]

Rochester Rotary and Kiwanis Host Kentucky Derby Party to Benefit Neighborhood House

On Saturday, May 4, from 5:00-9:00 p.m., the Rochester Rotary and Rochester Kiwanis will be throwing a Kentucky Derby themed party and fundraiser on behalf of Neighborhood House, hosted at the Chapman House. Get ready for a fun evening of dancing, raffles, and more; with special musical guests The Jello Shots performing. A 50/50 Raffle and a Chance Auction will also be taking place, as well as a hat contest for ladies, and a bowtie and blazer contest for the gentlemen. Guests will be able to … [Read more...]