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Nonprofit Five Acres to Honor Decade-Long Volunteers

Sunday, April 13, 2014 | 8:55 pm

Altadena-based nonprofit Five Acres will celebrate the National Volunteer Month on Wednesday, April 16 by honoring its active volunteers, especially those who have served for more than 10 years in the foundation. The honorees have given their time and efforts ... More »


Prom Dreams Come True for Deserving Pasadena Teens

Thursday, March 13, 2014 | 4:32 pm

One hundred underprivileged Pasadena-area high school students will be given beautiful new or gently used prom dresses free of charge by the Salvation Army in Pasadena. The nonprofit will hold its 5th annual prom dress event on Saturday, March 22, from 9:00 a.... More »


Founder Resigns from Pasadena LGBT Group, Launches Another

Wednesday, November 13, 2013 | 7:00 am

An openly gay pastor of Good Shepherd Church Pasadena broke away from the organization he founded that caters to lesbians, gays, bisexuals and transgenders and launched a new group Friday, November 8. Rev. Rick Eisenlord and co-founder Paulette Hunnewell of Pa... More »


Hillsides Announces New Executive Position

Wednesday, October 30, 2013 | 2:17 pm

The Los Angeles charity Hillsides is pleased to announce the promotion of Stacey Roth to a newly created executive position, Chief Program Officer. Previously, Roth was the director of Family Resource Centers, which offer community-based programs and services ... More »


Robin McCarthy Resigns from Women At Work

Wednesday, September 25, 2013 | 3:27 pm

Women At Work, a Pasadena nonprofit that helps clients reach their full employment and earning potential, has moved to 2555 E. Colorado Blvd., Suite 204. The offices are closed until Monday, September 30, to allow time for furniture to be put in place, phone a... More »


Pasadena Village Welcomes Growing Number of Community Volunteers

Thursday, September 12, 2013 | 10:33 pm

The Pasadena Village, a non-profit organization serving older adults in the San Gabriel Valley, is growing, and its volunteer program is keeping pace. Since its successful Anniversary Celebration in June, the Village has welcomed 19 new members into its caring... More »


The Pasadena Education Network Announces Free Fall Programs for Parents

Monday, September 9, 2013 | 11:54 am

Selecting a school is one of the most important decisions a parent will make, yet myth and misperception often cloud conversations about public schools. The Pasadena Education Network (PEN), a network of more than 1,000 parents who support our local public sch... More »