Nonprofits’ Young Volunteers Enrich City’s Culture of Philanthropy

Photo courtesy Mayfield Senior School Mayfield Senior students volunteer at the L.A. Food Bank.
Photo courtesy Mayfield Senior School
Mayfield Senior students volunteer at the L.A. Food Bank.

With the city of Pasadena topping the numbers of charities per capita, the nonprofit organizations striving to make a difference and mitigate disparities among the local population through service-oriented work are acutely aware of the ongoing need for hands-on volunteers from the community. Continue reading “Nonprofits’ Young Volunteers Enrich City’s Culture of Philanthropy”

NCL Pasadena Rose Gala

Photo courtesy Nick Boswell Members of the Pasadena Area Chapter of National Charity League’s Ticktocker class of 2017 include (front row, from left) Emma Stellwagen, Emily Gray, Bridget Garrity, Sarah Montgomery, Olivia Vandergriff, Olivia Nouriani and Piper Lewis. Second row: Julia Mozilo, Lauren Beljak, Sofia Bennett, Lauren Montgomery, Katherine Penner, Gillian Arnold, Lucy Harvey and Christine Babcock. Third row: Rebecca Daley and Claire Colburn. Back: Megan Clancy, Jillian Brady and Quincy Foster. The young women were presented recently at the NCL Rose Gala, held at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in downtown Los Angeles.
Photo courtesy Nick Boswell
Members of the Pasadena Area Chapter of National Charity League’s Ticktocker class of 2017 include (front row, from left) Emma Stellwagen, Emily Gray, Bridget Garrity, Sarah Montgomery, Olivia Vandergriff, Olivia Nouriani and Piper Lewis. Second row: Julia Mozilo, Lauren Beljak, Sofia Bennett, Lauren Montgomery, Katherine Penner, Gillian Arnold, Lucy Harvey and Christine Babcock. Third row: Rebecca Daley and Claire Colburn. Back: Megan Clancy, Jillian Brady and Quincy Foster. The young women were presented recently at the NCL Rose Gala, held at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel in downtown Los Angeles.

The Pasadena Area Chapter of National Charity League recently celebrated the 2017 Senior Ticktockers at the Rose Gala Presentation Ball at the Millennium Biltmore Hotel downtown. More than 330 guests shared in the formal presentation of 20 Ticktockers to friends and family in the Biltmore’s Crystal Ballroom. This NCL tradition, emceed by Jonathan Jaffrey, included an introduction of each girl’s mother and escort followed by a presentation of each young woman as she stepped through a floral-laden arch created by Drew Domenghini of Patterson’s Topiaries.
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