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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

When I speak around Kern County about the work of our United Way, more often than not there’s a supporter in the room who comments that United Way “is run like a business.” My usual response is: “

Posted at: 4:36 pm Thursday, September 18, 2014 Posted By: Anonymous
No, single moms aren't the problem. And neither are absentee dads.
Posted at: 9:22 pm Wednesday, September 17, 2014 Posted By: mfagans

The U.S. Census Bureau has announced that the poverty rate declined in 2013, falling from 15% of Americans to 14.5%.

Posted at: 9:18 pm Wednesday, September 17, 2014 Posted By: mfagans

You can complete your own tax return in the privacy of your own home for absolutely free. Just CLICK HERE.

Posted at: 7:31 pm Wednesday, March 19, 2014 Posted By: sysop

Nine NPOs and gov't agencies convened at United Way of Kern County today to determine the need for a food policy council/collaborative for Kern County.

Posted at: 9:33 pm Tuesday, October 30, 2012 Posted By: Anonymous
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
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With your gift to our Virtual Book Drive, United Way of Kern County's Women's Leadership Council will provide books and resources to NOR... Read More
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