Press Releases

Community Unites to Feed Thousands in needs at Union Station Homeless Services’ Annual Dinners-in-the-Park

Contact: Dana Bean, 626-240-4558, dbean@unionstationhs.org FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 6, 2014   PASADENA– It’s a deeply beloved tradition in Pasadena: each Thanksgiving and Christmas, more than 850 volunteers of all ages – adorned with hair nets, aprons and plastic gloves – lovingly serve turkey with stuffing, green bean casserole, mashed potatoes and pie to those less […]

Donor Bill of Rights

The Donor Bill of Rights Philanthropy is based on voluntary action for the common good. It is a tradition of giving and sharing that is primary to the quality of life. To ensure that philanthropy merits the respect and trust of the general public, and that donors and prospective donors can have full confidence in […]

Union Station Homeless Services receives donation from Henry DeNero of HomeSpace

Pasadena, CA – Union Station Homeless Services has received a $100,000 donation from Henry DeNero of Home Space. DeNero served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Homespace, a provider of Internet real estate and home services, from January 1999 until many of its assets were acquired by LendingTree, Inc. in August 2000. The gift […]

Bank of America Awards $200,000 Neighborhood Builder Grant to Union Station Homeless Services

PASADENA–Union Station Homeless Services has been named by the Bank of America Charitable Foundation as a recipient of the 2013 Neighborhood Builder® Awards. The $200,000 in grant support and leadership training are awarded to high-performing nonprofits that have made a significant impact in the community working in the areas of housing, jobs and hunger relief. […]

A Motown/mashup by MUSE/IQUE to benefit Union Station Homeless Services

October 28, 2013, 6pm, Pandora on Green, www.unionstationhs.org/event/efts Pasadena, CA –Union Station Homeless Services and Muse/ique are teaming for a spectacular evening of entertainment for a great cause. The 14th annual An Evening for the Station benefit concert will feature a Motown/Mashup by MUSE/IQUE, the “counter conventional” orchestra. The event will be held on October […]

Union Station Homeless Services’ 40th Birthday & Neighborhood Block Party (Pasadena Magazine)

Union Station Homeless Services celebrated its 40th Birthday with a free, family-friendly Block Party this past Sunday, August 4, 2013. Though the big birthday gift was an Official Certificate of Congressional Recognition awarded to the organization, the real beneficiary is the Pasadena community.  Pasadena Police Officers swapped their patrol cars for a decked-out mobile grill unit, […]

Union Station Homeless Services’ Celebrated 40th Birthday With Neighborhood Block Party and Official Certificate of Congressional Recognition

SUNDAY AUGUST 4, 2013 With hot dogs grilling, courtesy of the Pasadena Police Department, music playing and gratitude flowing, more than one hundred people, including government officials, board members, donors and volunteers,  attended the free family-friendly Union Station Homeless Services’ 40th Birthday Block Party on Sunday, August 4, 2013.  With the hub of activity taking place at […]

40th Birthday Block Party

  WHAT:   Union Station Homeless Services 40th Birthday Block Party                        WHEN:  Sunday, August 4, 2013, 2pm – 5pm           WHERE: Union Station Homeless Services – Family Center,825 E. Orange Grove Blvd., Pasadena, CA 91104 WHY:  Union Station Homeless Services is hosting a free, family-friendly block party to thank our supporters and celebrate 40 years of […]

Young Leaders Society Brings Young Professionals to a Worthy Cause

Union Station Homeless Services’ new young professionals group, the Young Leaders Society, held its inaugural mixer on Thursday, July 11th at Le Ka Restaurant in downtown Los Angeles. This successful kickoff event, which drew professionals from all over the Greater Los Angeles area, aimed at raising awareness of the group, as well as attracting new […]