Monthly Archives: May 2012

New JRP Project at Collective Voices

Our newest project is a marketing strategy for Collective Voices (www.collectivevoices.org). Our marketing volunteer, who is a retired marketing professional for an international hospitality company, will help Collective Voices spread the word about their services to the local educational community. The … Continue reading

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DOVIA – Directors of Volunteers

I attended a great DOVIA meeting last Friday. DOVIA stands for Directors of Volunteers in Agencies and I attend the LA chapter (doviala.org). Our bi-monthly meetings include an educational component and time to network. Last week’s meeting featured a panel … Continue reading

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Resource for Nonprofit Managers

The Nonprofit Quarterly (http://www.nonprofitquarterly.org/) is a great resource management and administrative staff at nonprofits. I hadn’t read it in quite a while, and recently saw the ED speak. She had some visionary ideas for the nonprofit sector, so I looked … Continue reading

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Jericho Road Pasadena Celebrates Its Second Birthday!

Jericho Road Pasadena opened in May 2010 and we are excited to celebrate our second birthday! Some of our accomplishments in the past 2 years include: 72 projects completed or in progress. 102 nonprofits assisted. 95 volunteers engaged. 705 hours … Continue reading

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New Project: Business Plan for Foothill Family Service

JRP’s newest project is writing a business plan for Foothill Family Service (www.foothillfamily.org). FFS provides a variety of early intervention services so that young children are prepared for school and productive lives from an early age. While FFS’s traditional clients are … Continue reading

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First Donation Toward Matching Grant!

Thank you for such an immediate response to our matching grant opportunity!  We received our first donation in the campaign yesterday for half of the amount! Donations can be sent to Jericho Road Pasadena, 301 E. Colorado Blvd. #802, Pasadena, … Continue reading

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JRP Volunteer Helps Theater Group Build Board Capacity

Flights of Fantasy Story Theater has been engaging elementary school children in the wonder of words through storytelling and theater for 16 years. They also perform story theater in libraries and at festivals and offer an early literacy readiness project … Continue reading

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