Volunteer Opportunities

Words saying "We believe in making a difference.'

Royal Oak welcomes individuals dedicated to service and lending a helping hand. A host of opportunities are available in the areas of youth, nature, community development, and so many more. If you have a strong desire and commitment to volunteer, you have come to the right place. We encourage you to explore volunteer opportunities!

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Municipal Volunteer Opportunities

Commissions, Boards,  and Committees

Contact information

Those interested in applying to a board or committee may do so when there is a vacancy. 

Current Board and Committee Vacancies

Mahany/Meininger Senior Center

Contact Information

Carolyn Marsh

Phone: 248-246-3917

Royal Oak Memorial Day Parade

Contact Information

Judy Davids

Phone: 248-246-3201

Email: judyd@romi.gov

Veterans Events Committee Website

Royal Oak Police Auxiliary Unit

Contact Information

Phone: 248-246-3525 

Auxiliary Unit Website

Royal Oak Public Library & Butterfly Garden

Contact Information

Danis Houser

Phone: (248) 246-3714 

Email: danis.houser@romi.gov, or 

Library Website


Contact Information

Richard Wilson

Phone: 248-246-3040 

WROK Website

Royal Oak Service Clubs

Visit the Royal Oak Inter Club's Council's Service Club Directory to find a Royal Oak-based organization that matches your interests.

Community Volunteer Opportunities

Royal Oak Community Coalition

Contact Information

Melissa Morris

Phone: 248-703-9515

Royal Oak Community Coalition Website

Judson Center

Contact Information

Peggy Kerr

Phone: (248) 837-2019

Email: peggy_kerr@judsoncenter.org

Judson Center Website

Royal Oak Nature Society

Contact Information

4410 W Thirteen Mile

Royal Oak MI 48073

Phone: 248-246-3380 & leave a message

Royal Oak Nature Society Website

Detroit Zoo

Contact Information

Phone:  248-541-5717

Detroit Zoo Website

Gilda’s Club Metro Detroit

Contact Information

Phone: 248-577-0800

Email:  info@gildasclubdetroit.org

Gilda's Club Website

Beaumont Hospital, Royal Oak

Contact Information

Phone: 248-898-0850 (leave a message)

Contact: volunteer.beaumont.org

YMCA - South Oakland Family YMCA

Contact Information 

Phone: 248-547-0030