Food and Flicks April 20 at the American Legion Post

American Legion Post 172 Rochester and Operation Yellow Ribbon have teamed up to offer a night of dining and entertainment. Our first monthly event will be Friday, April 20, keeping in mind that there is no school for the kids the next day. A recent survey chose pizza for dinner, and Pirates of the Caribbean: At World’s End for the movie. This is a movie full of excitement and action – one that is enjoyed by kids and adults alike. Surveys will be passed out for future food and movie choices at … [Read more...]

Operation Yellow Ribbon Poker Run Fundraiser

Remember the Scavenger Hunt? Operation Yellow Ribbon – an all-volunteer 501c3 charity – is hosting an event on Saturday, July 22 that promises to be a lot of fun for families and friends alike. Participants will hop in their vehicles or on their motorcycles and solve puzzles to guide them to the next destination in Rochester Hills and Shelby Township. Instead of picking up a trinket, they will collect a playing card. As you might guess, some of the destinations are military … [Read more...]

Rochester Junior Woman’s Club Gives Back to Ten Charitable Organizations

Over the past month, the Rochester Junior Woman’s Club (RJWC) was proud to present more than $4000.00 in donations to 10 charitable organizations. Each April, RJWC reviews requests submitted by local organizations requesting assistance. This year the following organization where chosen to receive donations: The Ashley McCormick Flu Foundation and Ashley’s Bridge, Assistance League of Southeastern Michigan, Career Dress, Faith Works Michigan, Meadow Brook Hall, New Day Foundation for … [Read more...]

Come to Karaoke for a Kause and Talent Show Benefiting Operation Yellow Ribbon

UPDATE: The organizers have cancelled this event and will possibly reschedule for February 2016. Bring your family out for a day of fun benefiting Operation Yellow Ribbon, Friday, June 26 at the DAV hall located at 47326 Dequindre Road in Shelby Township. Tickets are only a $10 donation. If you’d like to be featured in the talent show, there are still openings. Cash prizes will be awarded for first, second, and third place. Contact Peggy at 248.425.2722 to receive the application for … [Read more...]

Honor and support military service members and their families at the Third Annual All-American Picnic

Join Operation Yellow Ribbon (OYR), a 501 (c )(3) nonprofit on Saturday, September 13, 2014 from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. for the third annual All-American Picnic to honor our military and their families. This event will be held at the Disabled American Veterans Hall on Dequindre Road in Shelby Township, just north of Auburn Road and features a catered picnic lunch including pulled pork sandwiches, chicken sausage, coleslaw, salad, dessert, and lemonade/tea. OYR is also partnering with the local DAV … [Read more...]

Operation Yellow Ribbon 3rd Annual All-American Picnic

On Saturday, September 13, Operation Yellow Ribbon, a 501(C)3 organization, will hold their 3rd Annual All-American Picnic. Operation Yellow Ribbon strives to help military, veterans and their families during times of need. We provide financial assistance as well as recommendations for additional assistance depending on the specific need. The picnic will be held at the Disabled American Veterans Chapter 129 Hall located at 47326 Dequindre in Shelby Township from 11 a.m. – 4 p.m. There … [Read more...]