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AARPAARPBlossom Heath Inn
24800 Jefferson
Saint Clair Shores
Meets 3rd Tuesday of each month.
Open to anyone over 50 years of age. Provides up-to-date information on health, education, & legislation. Local meetings, volunteering, speakers and planned events.

Retirement

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Accounting Aid SocietyAccounting
Accounting Aid
7700 Second Avenue, Suite 314
Detroit, Michigan 48202-2411
Adult volunteers with non-profit tax, general office, publishing and computer tech experience are needed. Service

updated Jan 2017
ACLB Bridge ClubsACLB BridgeLocal meetingshe mission of the ACBL is to promote, grow and sustain the game of bridge and serve the bridge-related interests of our Members.Cards and Games
Al-Anon/AlateenAl-Anon/AlaTeenLocal meetingsBased on the 12 step program of Alcoholics Anonynous, provides non-professional mutual support to families and friends of alcoholics.Support
Albanian Islamic CenterAlbanian Islamic CenterAlbanian Islamic Center
19775 Harper Avenue
Harper Woods, MI 48225
Tel: 313 884 6676
Provides Islamic religious services and Albanian cultural activitiesCultural

Updated Jan 2017
Alcoholics AnonymousAASunday Serentity Group
Beaumont Hospital Connell Auditorium
468 Cadieux
Cadieux & Jefferson
Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
See website for other local meetings
Alcoholics Anonymous is a fellowship of men and women who share their experience, strength and hope with each other that they may solve their common problem and help others to recover from alcoholism. The only requirement for membership is a desire to stop drinking.Support Organization
Alliance FrancaiseAlliance FrancaiseMonthly meetingsLectures in French and English, French classes, food, excursions, entertainment, wine tastings...
Our goal? That you will discover the multi-faceted French culture, past and present!
Cultural

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Alpha Delta KappaAlpha Delta KappaMonthly meetingsAlpha Kappa Delta seeks to acknowledge and promote excellence in scholarship in the study of sociology, the research of social problems, and such other social and intellectual activities as
will lead to improvement in the human condition.
Service

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Alzheimer's AssociationAlzheimer'sChapter Headquarters
25200 Telegraph Road, Suite 100
Southfield, MI 48033
248 351 0280
The Alzheimer’s Association - Greater Michigan Chapter, was founded in 1981. We are a private, non-profit, voluntary health organization and one of over 80 chapters across the United States. The Greater Michigan Chapter covers 60 counties.
Support

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American Association of University WomenAAUWCONTACT US
aauwgp@comcast.net
P. O. Box 36776
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Advancing equity for women and girls through advocacy, education, philanthropy, and research. The American Association of University Women (AAUW) is the nation's leading voice promoting equity and education for women and girls.Service

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American Cancer SocietyACSSoutheast Michigan Office

20450 Civic Center Drive
Southfield, Michigan 48076

Phone: (248)-663-3400
The American Cancer Society is the nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service Service

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American Diabetes AssociationAmerican Diabetes SocietySouthfield, Michigan
300 Galleria Officentre
Suite 111
Southfield, Michigan, 48034

Phone: 248-433-3830

Our Mission: To prevent and cure diabetes and to improve the lives of all people affected by diabetes.

Service

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American Heart AssociationAHAAmerican Center, 27777 Franklin Rd #1150, Southfield, MI 48034
Phone:(248) 827-4214
The American Heart Association is the nation’s oldest and largest voluntary organization dedicated to fighting heart disease We help people understand the importance of healthy lifestyle choices. We provide science-based treatment guidelines to healthcare professionals to help them provide quality care to their patients. We educate lawmakers, policymakers and the public as we advocate for changes to protect and improve the health of our communities.and stroke. Health

updated Jan 2017
American ArthritisArthritis1050 Wilshire Drive
Suite 302
Troy, Michigan 48084
248.649.2891
Our goal is to chart a winning course, guiding families in developing personalized plans for living a full life – and making each day another stride towards a cure.Health
American Red CrossRed Cross
Arab American National MuseumArab-American 13624 Michigan Ave, Dearborn, MI 48126

(313) 582-2266
The Arab American National Museum, which opened in 2005, is the first museum in the world devoted to Arab American history and culture.Cultural

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Arts and ScrapsArts and Scraps16135 Harper Ave, Detroit, MI 48224

Phone: (313) 640-4411
Recycle 28 tons of materials each year, serving 275,000 children by assisting 3,300 community organizations and classrooms.Arts

updated Jan 2017
Assistance League to the Northeast Guidance CenterNortheast GuidanceAdministration & Support Services 2900 Conner Avenue, Building A, Detroit, MI 48215 Ph: 313-308-1400Northeast Guidance Center is committed to the health of children, adults and families by providing innovative community-based services through behavioral and primary healthcare.Service
Assumption Greek Orthodox ChurchAssumption21800 Marter Rd, St Clair Shores, MI 48080
Phone: (586) 779-6111
Church
Au PairInterexchangeCareers/Jobs
Au Pair in AmericaAu PairAu pairs and EduCare companions are typically young international visitors who travel to the United States on a J-1 Visitor Exchange Visa to acquire a better understanding and appreciation of American life while living with an American family and caring for their young children.Careers/Jobs
Autism Connections Austism-Judson CenterJudson Center
12200 13 Mile Road
Suite 200
Warren, MI 48093

586-573-1810
To provide expert, comprehensive services in southeastern Michigan that strengthen children, adults and families impacted by abuse and neglect, autism, developmental disabilities, and mental health challenges so they are successful in their communities.Health

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Autism Society of MichiganAutismAutism Society of Michigan
2178 Commons Parkway
Okemos, MI 48864
Local: (517) 882-2800
The mission of the Autism Society of Michigan (ASM) is to assure full participation and self-determination in every aspect of life for each individual. We will realize this vision by opening avenues of self-advocacy and advocating on behalf of others in a way that values equity, respect, dignity and diversity in all communities.Health

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Beaumont Hospital Assistance LeagueBeaumont GP468 Cadieux Rd, Grosse Pointe, MI 48230
313.473.1547
The focus of the Beaumont Hospital Grosse Pointe Assistance League is to support Beaumont Hospital Grosse Pointe by raising funds for various enterprises and by serving patients, their families and visitors.Service

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Belle Isle ConservancyBelle IsleThe mission of the Belle Isle Conservancy is to protect, preserve, restore and enhance the natural environment, historic structures and unique character of Belle Isle as a public park for the enjoyment of all – now and forever.Service

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Better Business Bureau of DetroitBBBBBB Serving Eastern Michigan
20300 W. 12 Mile Rd. Suite 202
Southfield, MI 48076-6409

248.223.9400
Business

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Boy Scouts of AmericaTroop 96

Troop 86
Capuchin Soup KitchenCapuchinCapuchin Soup Kitchen, 1820 Mount Elliott St., Detroit, MI 48207
313-579-2100
Inspired by St. Francis of Assisi, we tend to people’s basic needs, especially the need for food. We also strive to stimulate minds, nourish spirits, and address root causes of social injustice.Non-Profit

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Catholic Social ServicesCatholicMain Office
9851 Hamilton Avenue
Detroit, MI 48202
313-883-2100
The mission of Community Social Services of Wayne County is: To develop partnerships with like-minded organizations, inspiring action that results in rebuilding broken lives and restoring dignity.Non-Profit

updated Jan 2017
Charles H. Wright Museum of African American HistoryWright
Children's Hospital of MichiganChildren's Hospital901 Beaubien
Detroit, MI 48201
Volunteer

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Christ Church of Grosse Pointe (Episcopal)Christ Church61 Grosse Pointe Blvd, Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236Church

Updated Jan 2017
Christ the King Lutheran ChurchChrist the King20338 Mack Ave.
Grosse Pointe Woods, Michigan, 48236
Church
City of Grosse PointeGPC17147 Maumee Ave.
GPC, 48230
Local Government

updated Jan 2017
City of Grosse Pointe FarmsGPF90 Kerby Rd.
GPF, 48236
Local Government

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City of Grosse Park
City (Village) of Grosse Pointe ShoresGPS
City of Grosse Pointe WoodsGPW
City of Harper WoodsHarper Woods
Compute-A-CareCompute-A-Care313 343-2400GPW provides daily automatic telephone calling service for those that are alone, Frre to residents upon request. Service

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Consumer Protection
Daughters of the American RevolutionDARNational Society Daughters of the American Revolution have dedicated themselves to historical preservation, promotion of education, and encouragement of patriotic endeavor. Service
Delta Zeta Alumnae of Metro DetroitDelta ZetaMETROPOLITAN DETROIT
Alumnae Chapter
21468 Severn Road
Harper Woods, MI 48225-2374
cgyami@aol.com
A non-profit sorority alumnae chapter that meets each month for educational, socila and philanthropic projects with special focuson the deaf and hearing impairedService

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Detroit Garden CenterDetroit Garden CenterDetroit Garden Center
1900 E. Jefferson, Ste. 227
Detroit, MI 48207
Phone: 313-259-6363
email: detroitgardenctr@yahoo.com
Non-profit educational institution serving metropolitan Detroit since 1923Gardening

update Jan 2017
Detroit Institute of Arts
Volunteer
DIADetroit Institute of Arts
5200 Woodward Avenue
Detroit, Michigan 48202
313.833.7900
Volunteers serve in a variety of roles within the museum such as assisting visitors in the galleries, staffing the information desks, ushering in the Detroit Film Theatre, providing tours to adults, lecturing about the museum's collection to adult groups in the community, and supporting staff in various museum departments.Service
Ducks Unlimited - Metro Detroit ChapterDucksDucks Unlimited, Inc.
One Waterfowl Way
Memphis, Tennessee, USA 38120
1-800-45DUCKS
The largest conservation fundraising group in the US.Environmental

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Duplicate BridgeBridge32 Lake Shore Drive
Grosse Pointe Farms
Michigan 48236

P: 313.881.7511
Duplicate Bridge
Mondays: Noon - 4:00 p.m.
$8 per date includes coffee and snacks
Cards and Games

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Earth 911Earth 911Resource guide to recycling Environmental

updated Jan 2017
Eastside Handweavers GuildWeaversSt. Clair Shores Adult Education Facility
23055 Masonic
Saint Clair Shores
Since 1975 the group has met in several different spaces and is currently meeting the third Monday of the Month, September, October, November, January, February, March, April & May @St Clair Shores Adult Ed Facility
Arts and Crafts
Eastside Republican ClubRepublicanNon-profit group that sponsors speakers and educational forums regarding issues affecting the Grosse Pointes.Political

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Eastwood Clinics
Eastwood22708 Harper Ave.
St. Clair Shores, MI 48080
Phone: 586-445-2210
Outpatient counselingHealth

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Edsel and Eleanor Ford HouseFord HouseEdsel & Eleanor Ford House
1100 Lake Shore Road, Grosse Pointe Shores, Michigan 48236
Phone: (313) 884-4222
The Edsel & Eleanor Ford House experience is an authentic witness to the past that inspires, educates and engages visitors through exploration of its unique connections to art, design, history and the environment, while celebrating family traditions and community relationships.History

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English Speaking Union of the United StatesUnionThe ESU celebrates English as a shared language to foster global understanding and good will by providing educational and cultural opportunities for students, educators, and members.Cultural

updated Jan 2017
Epilepsy Foundation of MichiganEpilepsy25200 Telegraph Road, Suite 110
Southfield, Michigan 48033-7497

Phone:
(248) 351-7979
Health
Family Center of Grosse Pointe and Harper WoodsFamily Center20090 Morningside Dr, Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236
Phone: (313) 432-3832
The Family Center is a compass to help guide you to resources, professionals and information.Family and Parenting

updated Jan 2017
Federal Citizen Information Center
Fine Arts Society of DetroitFine Arts Societyhe Historic Player's Playhouse 3321 East Jefferson Avenue, Detroit.Fine Arts Activities revolve around three stage productions each season. Having celebrated its 100th anniversary in 2006, Fine Arts is assumed to be the oldest continuous group of its kind in the country.Arts
First Christian Reformed Church of DetroitFirst Christian1444 Maryland St, Grosse Pointe Park, MI 48230Church

updated Jan 2017
First English Evangelical
Lutheran Church
First English800 Vernier Rd, Grosse Pointe Woods, MI 48236
Phone: (313) 884-5040
Church
Fisher Mansion and the Bhaktivedanta Cultural Center< a href="http://www.detroitiskconlive.com/aboutus.html">Fisher MansionThe Fisher Mansion
383 Lenox Ave
Detroit, MI 48215
Tel: 313-331-6740
History
Fontbonne AuxilliaryFontbonneFontbonne Auxiliary
St. John Hospital and Medical Center
Mack Office Building, Suite 102
22101 Moross Road
Detroit, MI 48236

tel: (313) 343-3675
Forgotten HarvestForgotten Harvest21800 Greenfield Road
Oak Park, MI 48237
We are dedicated to relieving hunger in Metro Detroit and preventing nutritious food waste.Support
Fort Detroit Golden Retriever ClubRetriever The Fort Detroit Golden Retriever Club (FDGRC) was established in 1956. The Club has been busy ever since providing educational meetings and events to promote the golden retriever breed.
Fort Street Presbyterian Church-Open DoorOpen Door631 W. Fort Street
Detroit, MI 48
Golden Retriever Rescue,a href="http://www.grrom.com/home.html">Golden Retriever RescuePO Box 214576, Auburn Hills, MI 48321-4576Our mission is to locate suitable adoptive homes for homeless and displaced Golden Retrievers and to provide them with shelter, food, companionship and medical attention while they are in foster care. Service
Grosse Pointe PedalersGP PedalersGrosse Pointe Pedalers is a bicycling group that meets every Wednesday evening (April through October) to ride throughout Grosse Pointe. GP Pedalers is for all ages, skill levels; all types of bikes are welcome. Our easy pace keeps the group together, safe, and gives riders a new and different perspective on our community.Social
Grosse Pointe Senior Men's ClubSenior Men's Club32 Lake Shore Road, Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236-3726Men's club for retirees or 55 years of age. Sponser sub-clubs, i.e. bowling, golf, bridge, tennis, investmentSocial
Judson Center
Lorenzo Cultural CenterLorenzo Cultural CenterAlbert L. Lorenzo Cultural Center
44575 Garfield Road
Clinton Township, MI 48038-1139

Phone: 586.445.7348
The Lorenzo Cultural Center, adjacent to the Macomb Center for the Performing Arts, offers an unparalleled venue for exploring the influences and experiences, historical as well as current, that shape our heritage. Featuring multidimensional programs and showcasing themes related to science, history, literature, visual and performing arts and culture, there is a wealth of opportunities to learn, celebrate and be entertained.Cultural organization

updated Jan 2017
NAMI
National Exchange Club of Detroit Exchange Detroit Yacht Club 6.50 Miles
One Riverbank Road
Detroit, MI 48207

Meets on: Thursday (Week(s) 2,4) - 06:00 PM
Exchange was founded March 27, 1911, in Detroit, MI, by a group of business executives who wanted simply to exchange ideas. Those ideas grew and were shared, and have resulted in innumerable benefits to the nationService
Wolverine Sports Club