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

American Red Cross – Kern Chapter


Prevents and alleviates human suffering in the face of emergencies by mobilizing the power of volunteers and the generosity of donors.

American Youth Soccer Organization (AYSO) Region 181


To develop and deliver quality soccer programs which promote a fun, family environment based on our philosophies:
Everyone Plays
Balanced Teams
Open Registration
Positive coaching
Good sportmanship

Anchor of Hope Outreach Center


Alleviating hunger, unemployment and homelessness by providing food, clothing, education, transportation, workforce development, and social service referrals to those in need.

Aqua-Nut Divers


To provide a transformative experience for disabled military veterans through scuba at no cost to them,
providing a healthy outlet.



Envisioning a world in which all children and youth are loved and cared for, and all families have the resources to thrive.

Assistance League of Bakersfield


To serve the community through ongoing philanthropic programs.

Atheletes’ Advantage Academy


Athletes’ Advantage Academy is dedicated to the radical optimization of human health, physical fitness, and athletic performance.

Autism Society-Kern Autism Network


Provides support, awareness, information & education to families & public in Kern.

Baby Cafe


Providing breastfeeding support and peer networking for families with breastfeeding babies.

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