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Celebrating Another Year of Good – Boys & Girls Club of Pasadena Holds Annual Meeting

The Boys and Girls Club of Pasadena held its annual meeting Wednesday, May 20 at the Annandale Golf Club. Following a year-in-review video, Board Chair Nancy Spears gave an upbeat report on the group’s work, reporting to the assembled board members, partners and friends, that the Boys and Girls Club (BGCP) is operating on a 1.7 million budget this year, and serving more than 4,000…

Hathaway-Sycamores’ Final Shot-at-a-Million Golf Classic

For nearly two decades, Hathaway-Sycamores Child and Family Services has held an annual golf-centered fundraiser; for the last seven years, this event has featured the opportunity for participants to sink a hole-in-one and walk away…

Supporters Say ‘Cheers’ to South Pasadena’s Tournament of Roses 2016 Float

Many ventured out of the city on Sunday afternoon as the South Pasadena Tournament of Roses (SPTOR) held a wine and beer tasting fundraiser at the Altadena Ale & Wine House in the 2000 block…

Over 150 Guests Attend 8th Annual Pasadena Grand Pinot Fest

The clouds parted and the sun shone on the Annual Pasadena Grand Pinot Fest, with 150 guests in attendance at a beautiful, private estate home in South Pasadena to raise money for local charities Five…

Huntington Memorial Hospital Stroke Survivors Tee-Up for Golf Rehab

Local stroke survivors enjoyed a morning of golf instruction at Brookside Golf Club in Pasadena. The event, sponsored by Huntington Memorial Hospital, was part of “Saving Strokes,” a rehabilitation-through-golf program of the American Heart/American Stroke…

AbilityFirst Salutes the World of Entertainment with “Hooray For Hollywood” Celebration

The AbilityFirst Lawrence L. Frank Center saluted the world of entertainment by recognizing people with disabilities as the true “stars” with its annual Hooray For…

Union Station Homeless Services Raises a Record-Breaking $460,000 with a Night of Entertainment

USHS Gala 15: Chiaras and Harts with Gildart Jackson and Melora Hardin. Photo courtesy Union Station Homeless Services USHS Gala 15: Live Auction and Pledge…

Fans and Celebs Take Part in Rudy Moreno’s Farewell Show

From left to right – Ice House Owner Bob Fisher, The Great Omar, Rudy Moreno, George Lopez, Bruce Jingles, DJ Cooch, Russell Peters, Arsenio Hall,…

Friendship, Fashion and Tea

“Friendship, Fashion and Tea”, was the theme selected by Shakespeare Club Philanthropy Chairman Monica Forgey and her Committee for this year’s Benefit Fashion Show Tea…

Hillsides Guild Hosts Successful Fundraiser for Hillsides at Santa Anita Park

Left to right: Guild members Dee Fisher, Astrid Fishbein, and Lori Williams. No matter whose horse won on Sunday, April 12, at the Hillsides Guild “A Day at the Races” fundraiser at Santa Anita Park, Hillsides was the real winner: The event, which included lunch in the Frontrunner Restaurant, netted more than $10,500 for the children of Hillsides.  The day was made a success by co-chairs Cathy Brennan and Lori Williams and through the efforts of Dee Fisher and Astrid Fishbein, who put together the baskets for a silent auction.  The Hillsides Guild is a volunteer group of Hillsides that…

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