Vroman's Gives Back Organizations

Armory Center for the Arts
Brings visual art exhibits & classes to the community, providing educational outreach for kids & adults.

Arroyo Seco Foundation
Arroyo Seco Foundation advocates an integrated, harmonious approach to watershed and flood management, water conservation, habitat enhancement, and the expansion of recreational opportunities.

Five Acres
Provides residences, classes, and counseling for emotionally disturbed children.

Foothill Family Service
Aims to keep families together. Their services help needy families by providing them with parenting skills and financial assistance. 

Friends of the Pasadena Public Library
The fundraising arm of the library, providing funds for special collections and library improvements.

Fulcrum Arts
Provides resources and opportunities for artists, collectives, and independent arts organizations in Pasadena and throughout the region.

Greater Los Angeles Zoo Association
Located in Griffith Park, and in addition to caring for & exhibiting animals, offers education and preservation programs.

Habitat for Humanity SGV
The San Gabriel Valley branch of the organization that builds houses for families in need.
Offers therapeutic & residential services for abused and neglected kids, as well as home-based services for families.
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Pasadena Educational Foundation
The Pasadena Educational Foundation advocates for public education, engages the community, and develops resources to support excellent education for every Pasadena Unified School District student.

Pasadena Heritage
Dedicated to preserving and promoting Pasadena's architectural past. It offers many educational programs.
Pasadena Humane Society
Educates the public, sponsors pet adoptions, and provides temporary shelter for stray animals.

Pasadena Museum of History
Preserves Pasadena history and facilitates scholarship in Pasadena history.

Pasadena Playhouse
Nearly as old as Vroman's, the Pasadena Playhouse uses VGB monies to fund productions, maintain the historic theater building, and continue education.

Pasadena Symphony and POPS
Brings internationally renowned music to our community. Special projects include the musical circus for kids.
Pasadena YWCA
Provides educational & recreational opportunities for girls.


Reading Is Fundamental
Encourages reading and literacy among kids through tutoring and book lending.

Sycamores (Formerly Hathaway-Sycamores)
Heals abused, neglected, and emotionally disturbed children and their fami
Union Station Homeless Services
Makes sure that Pasadena's homeless have hot meals and a safe place to sleep. They also provide job training and support services.

Victor Treatment Services (Formerly Rosemary Children's Services)
Provides shelter and counseling for at-risk girls, offering education to teens unable to mainstream into public schools.