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

The Wildlands Conservancy


To preserve the beauty and biodiversity of the earth and to provide programs so that children may know the wonder and joy of nature.

There is Hope for Me


We provide Healing, Opportunity, Purpose and Empowerment

Thumbs Up Cancer Down


To provide support and encouragement to people with cancer and those going through treatment.

Tigerfight Foundation


To provide financial assistance to Kern County families who are currently being treated for any form of pediatric blood cancer.

Transitional Youth Mobilizing for Change (TYM4Change)


To empower youth to realize their potential and become assets to their community through learning,
research, and action.

Tree Foundation of Kern


To inspire people to enhance their neighborhoods by planting and properly caring for trees.

UFW Foundation


To empower communities to ensure human dignity.

United Way of Kern County


Mobilize donors, volunteers, and advocates to improve the lives of Kern County residents.

University of La Verne


Since 1891, the University of La Verne has been dedicated to the belief that a quality, values-based
education enriches the human condition.

Kern Community Foundation