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The Teddy Bear Toss made the ESPN highlights.

A fun night for the United Way of Kern County and our Partners the Bakersfield Condors.

Posted at: 7:22 pm Thursday, December 04, 2014 Posted By: mfagans

It’s the Holiday Season—traditionally a time for giving. And in Kern County, there are many ways to extend a hand to families in need. Here are some upcoming opportunities:

Posted at: 6:37 pm Tuesday, November 25, 2014 Posted By: jegland

A Transformational Experience for United Way of Kern County
By Della Hodson

Posted at: 10:49 pm Monday, November 24, 2014 Posted By: dhodson

Answers reveal little common ground around how to move forward in addressing region’s most pressing issues

Posted at: 7:37 pm Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Posted By: jegland

According to a report by The Urban Institute and the Georgetown University Center for Children and Families, nearly 93 percent of children in the U.S. now have health insurance.

Posted at: 12:00 am Tuesday, October 28, 2014 Posted By: dhodson

Fed up with essentially begging for access to affordable, quality food, residents of this predominantly African-American and low-income neighborhood of northeast Greensboro, NC decided to open the

Posted at: 4:26 pm Monday, October 20, 2014 Posted By: mfagans

UWKC’s Professional Development Conference for Nonprofits is turning 25!

Posted at: 6:41 pm Wednesday, October 08, 2014 Posted By: dhodson

'The children’s share of the federal budget is scheduled to decline from 10% of the federal budget in 2013 to 8% in 2024, despite 1.4 trillion in new annual government spending.

Posted at: 12:00 am Tuesday, September 30, 2014 Posted By: mfagans

In his blog this week, Rich Harwood issues an “urgent warning about impact.”

Posted at: 12:00 am Friday, September 26, 2014 Posted By: dhodson

Bakersfield and Kern county made the news in two photo essays and one video as the national media explored the drought and air quality in our region of California.

Posted at: 10:58 pm Wednesday, September 24, 2014 Posted By: mfagans
Della Hodson, president and CEO of United Way of Kern County, appeared on KGET live in studio to talk more about the California Human Development... Read More
Posted: 12-12-2014 - 6:57 pm
Save the date! The 25th annual Professional Development Conference for Nonprofits will be held March 3, 2015 at the Bakersfield Marriott at the... Read More
Posted: 09-30-2014 - 8:56 pm


Advancing the common good is less about helping one person at a time and more about changing systems to help all of us. We are all...

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