Monthly Archives: January 2012

What Comes Around, Goes Around

If you volunteer your time to nonprofits, your church, or your neighbors, you may be able to receive volunteered services as well! The Arroyo Time Bank (arroyotimebank.org) is a dynamic tool used to promote and facilitate the informal and non-commercial exchange of … Continue reading

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20-Something Volunteers

In the past couple of months, I’ve talked to numerous people in their 20s who want to volunteer because it’s so hard to get a “real” job. Through volunteering, they want to gain professional experience, increase their professional network, and … Continue reading

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Nonprofit of the Day

JRP just started working with Teen Futures (teenfutures.org) to build them a new database. This is a dynamic local nonprofit that reduces teen pregnancy by promoting education, personal responsibility, career exploration and mentoring. Thanks for Teen Futures for your great … Continue reading

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We’re Now Live on Twitter!

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JRP Presentation at Neighborhood Church This Sunday

Jericho Road Pasadena volunteers will make a brief presentation about JRP this Sunday at Neighborhood UU Church (uuneighborhood.org) this Sunday and money from the collection will go to JRP.  Thank you for coming to show support for JRP! Services are … Continue reading

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Great Volunteer Management Resource

Service Leader has a nice, step-by-step guide to creating a volunteer management program: http://www.serviceleader.org/leaders. If your organization would like to use volunteers more strategically, Service Leader’s resources will be helpful to you; you are also cordially invited to the Volunteer Management … Continue reading

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JRP Office is Closed in Honor of Martin Luther King Day

“One day we must come to see that the whole Jericho Road must be transformed so that men and women will not be constantly beaten and robbed as they make their journey on life’s highway. True compassion is more than … Continue reading

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