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Creating Opportunities for a Better Life for All
When we reach out a hand to one, we influence the condition of all. And the benefits ripple out to everyone in the community.

A donation to United Way of Kern County is an easy and powerful way to create lasting change for our relatives, friends, and co-workers right here in Kern County.

Your contribution to United Way of Kern County is invested in the building blocks for a good life: education, income, and health. Because everyone deserves opportunities for a good life including a quality education that leads to a stable job including enough income to support a family through retirement, and good health.

There are a number of ways of giving to United Way of Kern County by a: workplace campaign, payroll deduction, donating online, or one-time cash or check donation. Contact UWKC to learn more on how to participate in giving to UWKC giving campaign.

Our annual campaign overview will keep you up to date on the current year giving campaign. Together, we can accomplish more than any single group can on its own.

Give. Advocate. Volunteer. LIVE UNITED.

Our Focus
Vita Income


Creating pathways to financial stability by providing free tax services and providing financial literacy courses.

Born Learning & Raising a Reader

Born Learning & Raising a Reader

Preparing children for success in school and in life by empowering parents to be their first teachers.

Kern County Homeless Collaborative

Kern County Homeless Collaborative

Working to end homelessness with 25 partner member organizations.

Kern Food Policy Council

Kern Food Policy Council

Collaborating to end hunger by working to find innovative, systems-level solutions.

You're part of this community. we know you want to see it succeed. So do we. At United Way, we believe we can do more together as a team. Join us.
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