Giving Back
Pasadena Service FCU Helps Area Police Departments Raise Awareness of — and Funds to Fight Against Breast Cancer

A Pasadena-based credit union is selling pink patches to promote the Pink Patch Project, a breast cancer fundraiser that has several Los Angeles County police departments collaborating to raise awareness. Pasadena Service Federal Credit Union, which also strives to help the communities it serves by providing lessons in financial literacy and planning for citizens, will support the joint efforts of the police departments by promoting…

McDonalds Group Members Talk About Their Commitment to the Group’s Scholarship Award

Front row: DaShon Pulley, John Pointer, Isaiah Irby, Michael Hawkins, D'Mario Lundy, McDonalds Manager Valessa Gallegos. Back row: William Greer, O.T. Triplett, George Jenkins, Lloyd Graves, Tecumseh Shackelford, Ernest Johnson, and Ben Davis. Contributors not…

“Help Pasadena Rotary Help Others” Rooftop Fundraiser Pulls in $20,000

The Pasadena Rotary Club threw its ”Help Pasadena Rotary Help Others” fundraiser at Bob and Arlene Oltman’s rooftop Penthouse and patio at the Pasadena Museum of California Art last Thursday, raising $20,00 in funds for the…

Pasadena STEAM:CODERS Receives Congressional Non-Profit of the Year Award

Pasadena nonprofit STEAM:CODERS is the 2016 recipient of the “Non-Profit of the Year Award” for Congresswoman Judy Chu’s 27th Congressional District, as part of the 7th Annual Congressional Leadership Awards. STEAM:CODERS teaches science, technology, engineering,…

Pasadena Hotel Employees Give Back to Make the School Year Great

The Langham Employees Volunteering at Foothill Unity Center Event Foothill Unity Center Back to School Drive Every student knows how it goes: come to school the first day, meet your new teachers, listen to classroom…

Thursday, August 25

Talbots Shares the Fun and Makes a Difference on Thursday

Talbots, the women’s apparel chain, and San Gabriel Valley Habitat for Humanity are partnering in a noble cause to raise funds for Desiderio Homes which…

Friday, August 26

Pasadena Rotary Club Hosts 20 Kids from Pasadena Boys & Girls Club to “Shop with a Cop” at Target

File photo from 2015 Event Pasadena Chief of Police Phillip Sanchez is seen in this photo at the 2015 "Shop with a Cop" event. Twenty…

Sunday, August 28

HEAR Center Partners with Macy’s For 11th Annual “Shop For a Cause”

For the first time, Macy’s is partnering with HEAR Center and inviting customers to participate in Macy’s eleventh annual national “Shop For A Cause” charity…

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Pasadena Angels – It’s More Than the Money

The Pasadena Angels (PA) today announced the first investment from their PA Fund 1 (The Fund). The Fund invested an additional $75K in Nevados Engineering, a clean tech company whose solar single-axis-tracker enables ground-based installation on virtually any terrain; improving on solar project economics. The Pasadena Angels have previously invested $240K in Nevados, this additional funding from The Fund will allow Nevados to fully execute on their grant funding from the U.S. Department of Energy’s SunShot Initiative. Nevados is also a Los Angeles Cleantech Incubator (LACI) company, one of four LACI companies that the Pasadena Angels have invested in. The…

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