Monthly Archives: June 2016

JRP Office Will Be Closed

June 30 through July 8 for staff vacation. Thanks for your patience as I catch up on voice mail and email during the week of July 11! Advertisements

Posted in Jericho Road Pasadena | Leave a comment

You Look Mahvelous, Darling

We often make decisions about people and organizations in a split second, so having a professional image is very important. The Pasadena Executive Roundtable (pasadenaexecutiveroundtable.org) is a network of Executive Directors of Pasadena-area nonprofits, has never had a distinct professional … Continue reading

Posted in Jericho Road Pasadena | Leave a comment

Grant Us Serenity…

Grants are a major part of most nonprofits’ budgets, but can be a huge challenge to apply for and receive. Especially for small nonprofits, the research, application and reporting process for most foundations is challenging, if not impossible. Due to … Continue reading

Posted in Jericho Road Pasadena | Leave a comment

Website Completed for English Learners Around the World

Thanks to JRP volunteer Adrian Cook, Transitional English has a free website (http://globlec.org/home-en.html) for Chinese speakers who want to learn English. Developed by linguistics professor Dr. John Lihani, Transitional English is a method to rapid acquisition of English, which can … Continue reading

Posted in Jericho Road Pasadena | Leave a comment

Please Review JRP on Great Nonprofits

If you love our work then tell the world! You have an opportunity to help us make even more of a difference in our community. GreatNonprofits-a review site like TripAdvisor-is honoring highly reviewed nonprofits with their 2016 Top-Rated Awards. Won’t … Continue reading

Posted in Jericho Road Pasadena | Leave a comment

New MOOCs for Rising Leaders

Stanford Social Innovation Review (ssir.org/articles/entry/new_moocs_for_rising_leaders) recommends a couple of new online sources for nonprofit leadership development. Philanthropy U (philanthropyu.org) and Leaderosity (leaderosity.com) are 2 of the best.

Posted in Jericho Road Pasadena | Leave a comment

Party in Pasadena!

Pasadena has 2 fun celebrations this weekend: Make Music Pasadena on Saturday and 130th birthday celebration on Sunday! Make Music Pasadena (makemusicpasadena.org) has 30 venues with 150 free performances on Sat, June 11. The Pasadena Museum of History celebrates Pasadena … Continue reading

Posted in Jericho Road Pasadena | Leave a comment