Monthly Archives: January 2013

JRP Project Completed: Financial Literacy at Door of Hope

Normally, our projects help nonprofits improve their operations and build their infrastructure. But one of our volunteers recently finished a project directly with formerly homeless families at Door of Hope (www.doorofhope.us). Ryan became a Chartered Financial Adviser last year and … Continue reading

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New JRP Project: Social Impact Bond Research for Homeboy Industries

In case you don’t know about Homeboy Industries (homeboyindustries.org), they serve at-risk and gang-involved youth with a continuum of services and programs designed to meet their multiple needs, and runs four businesses that serve as job-training sites. JRP recently recruited a … Continue reading

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Volunteer Needed: Media Relations or Publicity

Many nonprofits do great work, but don’t have the time or expertise to let the world know about their good work. We need a volunteer with experience in media relations to get more media exposure for an organization that empowers … Continue reading

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New JRP Project: Web Development for Ideal Youth

As a small organization, Ideal Youth doesn’t have money in the budget for web development and other IT help. Vivek, JRP’s virtual volunteer who lives in India, will help Ideal Youth update their website, especially helping them automate the application … Continue reading

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Pasadena Emergency Response Training

One year ago, Pasadena woke up to  a natural disaster, a wind storm,  never experienced by most of us.   While many were prepared to be  without  water or electricity; some were caught by surprise.   Many residents used the experience to … Continue reading

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VolunteerMatch Blog

Do you need new and interesting ways to engage volunteers? Check out VolunteerMatch’s “Engaging Volunteers” blog at http://blogs.volunteermatch.org/engagingvolunteers/. You’ll get great new ideas and be inspired about all the things volunteers can accomplish!

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JRP Office is Closed Today

while staff is at the USD Nonprofit Governance Symposium.

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