Monthly Archives: February 2016

Bridging the Gap Between Staff and Volunteers

How can we as volunteer coordinators, utilize volunteers and reap the many benefits they can bring to an organization? DOVIA-LA’s Mar. 18 meeting will focus on finding positioning your team as a resource that provides support to other departments. We will have roundtable discussions that … Continue reading

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Bylaws Review

Legal issues are rarely fun, but basic getting regular legal can often prevent lawsuits or more difficult legal problems. Nonprofits should review their bylaws every few years to make sure they comply with current nonprofit laws, standard practices and make … Continue reading

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What’s the current state of volunteer management?

Curious about how your volunteer engagement practices compare with others? Wonder what the biggest pinch points are for the field of volunteerism? How about the the average ratio of volunteers to volunteer managers? VolunteerMatch will answer these questions and more … Continue reading

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How Can We Make Pasadena Better?

Leadership Pasadena asks, “How can we, the people of Pasadena, help the city and community become better at improving itself?” An information reception about Leadership Pasadena will be held on March 9, at 6 p.m. at Pasadena Museum of History, … Continue reading

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Yes, I really am certifiable

Whenever I tell people that I’m a nationally certified volunteer administrator (cvacert.org), they say ‘that’s a real thing?’ (I’ve also gotten that reaction when I say that my academic specialty is eco-feminist theology, so yup, I’m a post-modern, nationally certified, … Continue reading

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JRP Office is Closed

in honor of Presidents’ Day.

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JRP Gave $215,000 in Services in 2015!

Nonprofits do world-changing work, often on shoe-string budgets. Jericho Road Pasadena exists to provide free services to nonprofits so they can work more efficiently and effectively. Since opening in May 2010, we have grown steadily, helping more and more local … Continue reading

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