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Armenian National Committee of America-Pasadena Chapter Recaps Hosts Annual Holiday Reception

Local and state elected officials, community leaders, members, and supporters at the event. Image courtesy ANCA-Pasadena   On January 10, 2019, the Pasadena Chapter of the Armenian National Committee of America held its annual holiday reception at the Pasadena Hovhannes and Hripsime Jivalagian Youth Center. The reception was attended in full capacity with the presence of local and state elected officials, community leaders, members, and…

Rose Bowl Bruins Celebrate the Holidays

  Over a dozen UCLA Rose Bowl Bruins huddled Tuesday night at the Pasadena Senior Center for a relaxing, festive holiday potluck and white elephant gift exchange.   Formed in 1982, the association is open…

Hillsides Hosts Successful Holiday Celebration at the Parkway Grill

On December 4, the Hillsides Guild, a support group of the foster care charity Hillsides, hosted a holiday celebration at the Parkway Grill in Pasadena, California. Some 140 guests enjoyed cocktails, appetizers, dinner and a…

Hillsides Fall Social Raises More Than $7,000 for Holiday Wishes of Children in Foster Care

Members of the H100 board in attendance at the Fall Social, left to right: Alison Stewart, Dan Harper, Michele Van Buren, David Hitchcock, Uyen-Uyen Vo, Melissa Corrente, Katie Bolton, and Ava Herrera.   Hillsides, a…

Union Station’s “Night of Magic” Raises Funds to Help Homeless Families

Scores of Union Station supporters turned out at The Rose nightclub for Thursday night’s “Evening for the Station: A Night of Magic,” which featured award-winning magicians performing in support of Union Station Homeless Services. This…

Jericho Road Pasadena Honors Volunteers of the Year

Jericho Road Pasadena hosted a special volunteer recognition event recently at the Pasadena Western Justice Complex. Jericho Road board members, along with 60 community guests,…

Ice House Fundraiser for Hillsides Raises More Than $10,000

  The Ice House Comedy Club 58th Anniversary Show, held on October 14 benefiting Hillsides, raised more than $10,000 for the Southern California foster care…

AbilityFirst Exceeds Fundraising Goals with Over $270,000 Raised and 450 Guests at 44th Annual Festival of Fall

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The Shakespeare Club Celebrates 130th Anniversary with Golden Age Gala

Established in 1888 as one of the first women’s clubs in the West, The Shakespeare Club celebrated its 130th anniversary at its clubhouse on Grand…

The Shakespeare Club Attracts New Members

The Shakespeare Club hosted its annual Wine and Cheese Membership Reception recently. The club, celebrating its 130th Anniversary as one of the first women’s clubs in the West, is enjoying a modern day resurgence and vibrancy as it attracts women who find personal satisfaction in the Club’s long legacy of encouraging “the multi-generational wisdom of women” and community involvement. Approximately 50 interested and interesting prospective members enjoyed an “Evening in Old Spain” on the Terrace of the Club’s Italianate Villa clubhouse on Grand Avenue, many of whom the Club has met through its support of other community organizations and activities.…

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