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 Plank Foundation

Mission:

To provide emergency funds in the areas of health, hunger and humanity, as well as funds for cancer care and treatment, and the needs of hospice organizations in Kern County.


The Salvation Army Ridgecrest Corps

Mission:

The Salvation Army Ridgecrest Corps is a Christ-centered people sharing His gospel, without discrimination, to meet both spiritual and physical needs.


The Wildlands Conservancy

Mission:

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

Mission:

We provide Healing, Opportunity, Purpose and Empowerment


Thumbs Up Cancer Down

Mission:

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


Tigerfight Foundation

Mission:

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)

Mission:

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


Tree Foundation of Kern

Mission:

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


Trinity Medical Transport Foundation

Mission:

Providing low cost and free non emergency medical transport services to the uninsured and low income communities.


Kern Community Foundation