Jericho Road Helps Pave Nonprofits’ Route to Success

Melanie Goodyear

When Jericho Road Pasadena first opened its doors in 2010, effects of the Great Recession were still being felt and many local nonprofits were in upheaval, closing or restructuring.
Now, as the organization celebrates its 10th anniversary, Executive Director Melanie Goodyear can draw some comparisons between that economic crisis and the current pandemic-induced recession, but noted that nonprofits are by and large much healthier and better informed. And that, in part, is because of Jericho Road.
“It’s really reassuring to hear about how many nonprofit organizations are not just surviving but are really rising to the occasion, pivoting operations and doing great work,” said Goodyear, sitting down to discuss the way in which her nonprofit has Continue reading “Jericho Road Helps Pave Nonprofits’ Route to Success”

Jericho Road Pasadena Announces New Board Members

Jericho Road Pasadena’s 2017-18 board includes (front row, from left) Anne Kennedy, Lisa Wilson, Lynn Miyamoto, Carol Kirby and Judy Gain. Back: Christine Bender, David Shechtman, Janet McIntyre, Mimi Hennessy, Roger Patterson and Bob Harrison.
Jericho Road Pasadena’s 2017-18 board includes (front row, from left) Anne Kennedy, Lisa Wilson, Lynn Miyamoto, Carol Kirby and Judy Gain. Back: Christine Bender, David Shechtman, Janet McIntyre, Mimi Hennessy, Roger Patterson and Bob Harrison.

Jericho Road Pasadena, a nonprofit organization that matches the professional talents of volunteers with the needs of nonprofits in the San Gabriel Valley and Northeast Los Angeles, has added three new board of directors — Anne Kennedy, Carol Kirby and Janet McIntyre. The announcement was made by Jericho Road Pasadena Board Chair Roger Patterson.
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