Everyone can be a philanthropist. At Kern Community Foundation, we’re committed to making it easy to find, learn about and give to the causes you care about most. Discover the impact local nonprofits have on our community with our comprehensive nonprofit database. Search for your organization of choice and find information to help you make the most of your charitable gift.

All Nonprofit Organizations

Camp KEEP Foundation


The KEEP Foundation exists to promote and support Camp KEEP through various fundraising efforts.

Casa Esperanza Transitional Home for Women


Innovative & holistic in approach, Casa Esperanza is a home for homeless women/children transitioning to independence.

CASA of Kern County


To speak on behalf of abused and neglected children in the foster care process, through the use of highly trained volunteers.

Catholic Charities of Bakersfield


Respecting the presence of God among us, we serve, advocate for and empower those in need.

Center for Land-Based Learning


To inspire, educate and cultivate future generations of farmers, agricultural leaders, and natural resource stewards.

Center of the World Festival, Inc.


Develop an interdependent and ecologically sensitive community through social theater of creative arts.

Center on Race, Poverty & the Environment


To achieve environmental justice and healthy, sustainable communities through collective action and the law.

Central Valley Lactation Association


Providing educational opportunities for local lactation professionals, and a forum for them to exchange clinical information, and connect and collaborate professionally.

Cerro Coso Community College Foundation


To support access, success, and excellence for students, faculty, and staff at Cerro Coso Community

Community Events

  1. KAN Steering Committee Meeting

    June 11 @ 8:00 am - 9:00 am
  2. Autism on Run- 2k/5k Event

    November 7 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm