Press Releases

Trader Joe’s Donation Saves Annual Thanksgiving Event For The Homeless

Company donates enough turkeys to feed thousands in need at Union Station’s annual Thanksgiving Dinner in the Park event Pasadena, CA – November 14, 2017 Union Station Homeless Services announces it has received a generous food donation from Trader Joe’s. This week, all Trader Joe’s stores in San Gabriel Valley and San Fernando Valley came together to donate more than […]

Spirit Of Giving And Community Is Alive And Well In Pasadena

Union Station Homeless Services to feed thousands in need at annual Thanksgiving Dinner in the Park event. Pasadena, CA – November 8, 2017   The best way to give thanks is to give back! To show community spirit and compassion, hundreds of volunteers of all ages will gather together on Thanksgiving to serve meals and cheer at Union […]

An Evening for the Station: A Night of Magic to Benefit Union Station Homeless Services

A Night of Magic helps bring people a life of dignity and a safe place to call home. Pasadena, CA – September 20, 2017 For nearly two decades, an Evening for the Station has delivered incredible entertainment in support of Union Station Homeless Services. This year, prepare to be enchanted as Union Station presents its […]

Union Station Homeless Services Receives $15,000 Grant from Bank of America

  Pasadena, CA – June 30, 2017 – Union Station Homeless Services announces it has received a generous $15,000 economic mobility grant from Bank of America. Funds from the grant will go toward Union Station’s life-saving programs and services which help individuals and families who are experiencing homelessness in San Gabriel Valley. “We are incredibly […]

2017 Pasadena Homeless Count

Graphic courtesy of Pasadena Partnership (      The 2017 Pasadena Homeless Count was conducted on January 24th, and the recently-released results show a slight increase over last year, rising from 530 people to 575. This uptick comes after five years of steep decline, down from a peak of 1,216 in 2011. Many factors affected […]

Union Station Homeless Services Appoints New CEO, John Brauer

25-Year Nonprofit Veteran Joins Southern California Homeless Service Provider   Pasadena, CA — Union Station Homeless Services, a leading nonprofit homeless services provider in the Los Angeles area, announced the appointment today of John Brauer as the agency’s new Chief Executive Officer, effective November 2016. Brauer, who has more than 25 years of nonprofit executive experience, comes […]

Goldstar’s Thanksgiving Appeal Feeds Those in Need

Goldstar, the company that gets people out to live entertainment more often, has announced they’ll once again help put Thanksgiving dinner on the table for people in need through their 12th Annual Thanksgiving Appeal: Starting Saturday, November 21, Goldstar members will be able to easily make a donation to a local organization on the […]

Marv Gross CEO Union Station Homeless Services

CEO Rabbi Marvin Gross to retire from Union Station Homeless Services

Pasadena, CA – Union Station Homeless Services announced today that the nonprofit agency’s CEO, Rabbi Marvin Gross, will retire next year.   Gross’ departure will bring to a close an exceptional career of 21 years at the helm of Union Station Homeless Services, during which he led the agency through an unprecedented period of growth.   […]

Ho-Ho-Boy there’s A LOT of Holiday Cheer this Season at One Colorado

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 5, 2015 OLD PASADENA, CA Ho-Ho-Boy there’s A LOT of Holiday Cheer this Season at One Colorado. One Colorado loves the Holidays and we’re really pulling out all the stops this year. We’re decking our halls, donning our Holiday finery and providing Seasonal warm-and-fuzzies to reward all of you who’ve been […]