The Rochester-Avon Historical Society is a nonprofit organization that educates our community about local history to foster appreciation and preservation of our historical resources and pride of place.

You may choose to make a general donation or to donate to one of our special projects listed below.

1. World War II Honor Roll & Monument Fund

2. Rochester-Avon Historical Society Scholarship

3. In Memory/In Honor of Gift

Click on the Donate button below and select your choice. Thank you for your support!

1. The WWII Honor Roll & Monument Fund helps to keep this important site maintained by making repairs that include repainting at times, new landscaping, and general maintenance for years to come. Learn more about the history of the monument.

2. The Rochester-Avon Historical Society Scholarship is awarded to a junior or senior student at Oakland University who has met the following requirements:

  • OU undergraduate upper classman (junior or senior)
  • 3.0 minimum GPA required
  • Graduated from a Rochester or Rochester Hills high school  OR Resided in Rochester or Rochester Hills at the time of graduation
  • History Major (preferred) or Minor
  • Demonstrated commitment to community service; may submit up to 2 letters of recommendation

3. Make a donation in someone’s honor or memory.

Pay Online

Use the button below to make a secure donation through Square.

Pay by Check

If you would prefer paying by check please make it out to RAHS and send it to:

P.O. Box 80783
Rochester, MI