2011 Women of Achievement Honor Dr. Karen Guinn and Dr. Reta Floyd, Pasadena Chapter Associates

Dr. Guinn, left,  is now celebrating over twenty five years as a Pediatric Dentist/Orthodontist. This mother of three, two girls and one boy, stays busy in her practice, but finds time for helping others, and tutors young students as well as helping through a number of organizations she belongs to such as Jack and Jill and The Links. Her children are now students at Howard University, in Washington, D.C., and Morehouse in Atlanta, Georgia. She maintains offices in Pasadena, CA and in West Covina, CA. Dr. Floyd, on right, a Co-Director of South Central Health and Rehabilitation Program (SCHARP) an … Continue reading 2011 Women of Achievement Honor Dr. Karen Guinn and Dr. Reta Floyd, Pasadena Chapter Associates

Sheryl Orange named Principal of the Year and nominated 2010 Teacher of Year in Pasadena Jewels Awards by Star News and Rose Magazine

Rose Magazine reports: “Recently named Pasadena Unified School District’s Principal of the Year, Sheryl Orange was recognized for her outstanding leadership and dedication to efforts at John Muir High School.  JMHS was under state monitoring and in jeopardy of shutting down, but through Orange’s leadership, the shool has made a turnaround.  API scores have improved, attendance is up and student participation has increased.” Jack and Jill, Pasadena Chapter, congratulates our former member on her achievements! Continue reading Sheryl Orange named Principal of the Year and nominated 2010 Teacher of Year in Pasadena Jewels Awards by Star News and Rose Magazine

2010 WOMAN OF ACHIEVEMENT HONOR YOLANDA OLIVER, LINKS PRESIDENT, AND CHARMAYNE MILLS-EALY, JJ PASADENA PRESIDENT.

Jack and Jill- Pasadena Chapter Associate, Yolanda Oliver as President of the Pasadena Chapter of the Links, Inc., along with Charmayne Mills-Ealy  as President of the Pasadena Chapter of Jack and Jill of America are honored for their service to their community as Women of Achievement for 2010.  Former Jack and Jill of Pasadena mother member, Lena Kennedy, was honored as Women of Achievement 2008. “Charmayne Mills Ealy is president of the Pasadena chapter of Jack and Jill. She is well aware of the bourgeoisie image of the organization but shakes it off by saying, “Today’s Jack and Jill is not … Continue reading 2010 WOMAN OF ACHIEVEMENT HONOR YOLANDA OLIVER, LINKS PRESIDENT, AND CHARMAYNE MILLS-EALY, JJ PASADENA PRESIDENT.

2010 Associates Support Inaugural Scholarship Jazz Event!

We were especially honored to have in person many Associate mothers of our Pasadena Chapter!  The Scholarship Champagne Jazz Brunch was held at Vila Sorriso Restaurant in Old Town Pasadena, and raised funds toward the new memorial Julia Scotton Scholarship Award for local youth. Eligibility and application at www.jjpasadena.org – just click Scholarships from the menu. Continue reading 2010 Associates Support Inaugural Scholarship Jazz Event!