The Stars Come Out For Union Station Foundation: 5th Annual Benefit Concert In Pasadena Raises $85,000: Al Jarreau, Yellowjackets, Jeff Goldblum & Hector Elizondo Headline Event

On Saturday, October 9, the LA Music Academy (LAMA) hosted the Fifth Annual An Evening for the Station, which netted $85,000 for Union Station Foundation, one of the largest private agencies serving the poor and homeless in the West San Gabriel Valley and Greater Los Angeles. Actor Hector Elizondo served as the Master of Ceremonies […]

Rain Doesn’t Dampen The Spirit – Or Enjoyment – Of Union Station Foundation’s Annual Christmas Dinner For The Needy.

Rainfall didn’t dampen the spirits of volunteers – or needy individuals and families – when Union Station Foundation’s annual “Christmas Dinner in the Park” had to be moved indoors. Hundreds of volunteers prepared and served nearly 1,500 meals, and Santa Claus distributed hundreds of gifts to gleeful youngsters. “The rain had very little real effect,” […]

Union Station Foundation’s “Family Center” Celebrates Grand Opening In Pasadena

After more than three years of hard work, extensive fund raising, construction, great anticipation and continuing severe need, Union Station’s “Family Center” celebrated its grand opening today (Thurs., Oct. 16) in Pasadena. The opening of the Family Center celebrates the achievement of the first of three goals set forth in Union Station’s Rebuilding Lives Campaign, […]

San Marino Residents Lynn and Doug Brengel Host a Sunday Afternoon Gathering in Honor of Union Station Foundation’s 30 Years of Service to the Poor and Homeless.

This past Sunday, supporters of Union Station gathered at the home of San Marino residents Lynn and Doug Brengel to learn more about the issues surrounding homelessness and poverty in our community. Union Station Executive Director Marvin Gross and Board President Hannah Kully led guests through a presentation about how the Pasadena-based agency has responded […]

Union Station Foundation and KTLA Charities were the big winners, netting $235,000 at the 11th Annual Golf Tournament, held Monday at Brookside Country Club in Pasadena.

On Monday, May 19, 288 golfers gathered at beautiful Brookside Country Club for Union Station Foundation and KTLA Charities 11th Annual Golf Tournament. This annual fundraiser netted nearly $235,000 for Union Station, the Pasadena-based organization that provides food, shelter and vital social services to homeless and poor men, women and families. The tournament also raised […]

Union Station Foundation To Serve Nearly 5,000 Meals At Annual Thanksgiving Dinner-In-The-Park, The Nation’s Largest Community Potluck.

Union Station Foundation anticipates that it will serve nearly 5,000 meals at its annual Thanksgiving Dinner-in-the-Park. Held at Central Park in Pasadena on Thanksgiving Day, this community potluck provides a delicious meal and holiday cheer to all in attendance, including homeless men, women and children, senior citizens and families on limited incomes. Rico Cruz is […]

Union Station Foundation Unveils Plans For New Shelter To Serve Homeless Families

Nearly three hundred enthusiastic Union Station Foundation supporters joined Pasadena Mayor Bill Bogaard, City Manager Cynthia Kurtz, Councilmember Sid Tyler, and leaders of the agency on Wednesday, March 28 to preview the building and site that will house a new shelter exclusively for homeless families. Guests were treated to tours of the historic building at […]