Month: February 2017

Training Great Board Members

| February 28, 2017 | Melanie Goodyear | 0

We are so happy to graduate 10 new board members from our annual Leadership Connection class! Most nonprofits struggle with finding enough volunteer passionate about…Read More

A Perfect Fit

| February 25, 2017 | Melanie Goodyear | 0

This is a story of how Joyce Wedseltoft was able to pursue her passion while making the Pasadena community a little bit stronger. Joyce, recently…Read More

Trauma-Informed Care

| February 23, 2017 | Melanie Goodyear | 0

So excited to watch Mary Donnelly-Crocker’s TED talk on trauma-informed care on YouTube (! Mary has helped bring higher awareness of how to help the…Read More

Black History Parade HAS BEEN CANCELLED

| February 17, 2017 | Melanie Goodyear | 0

Pasadena City Officials today announced they have cancelled the 35th Annual Black History Month Parade scheduled for Saturday, February 18, 2017 for public safety reasons…Read More

Wine Donation

| February 16, 2017 | Melanie Goodyear | 0

I recently received this offer of a home wine tasting donation from PRP Wine International: This is Claire Xu from PRP Wine International. I wonder if…Read More

Happy Hour for Volunteer Managers

| February 13, 2017 | Melanie Goodyear | 0

Network with other Dovia-LA members and friends!  Thursday, February 16th from 5:30pm-7:30pm Colorado Wine Company 2305 Colorado Blvd, Los Angeles, CA 90041 Please e-mail your RSVP’s…Read More

Be Inspired!

| February 10, 2017 | Melanie Goodyear | 0

Be inspired by the next generation of social innovators. Social Venture Partners coaches high-potential nonprofits to tell their story in a powerful 3-minute pitch. The…Read More

Good Accounting Makes Good Neighbors

| February 6, 2017 | Melanie Goodyear | 0

OK, the phrase is actually ‘good fences make good neighbors,’ but good accounting is crucial to nonprofit success. Since 1998, Neighbors Empowering Youth ( has…Read More

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