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

Skyride Unlimited (KAXL 88.3 Life FM Radio)

Mission:

Using Christian Music and compelling media in a culturally relevant way to encourage faith and unite our community.


Society for Disabled Children

Mission:

Identify, assess and provide services and programs to children with disabilities in Kern County.


Socks and Paws Animal Rescue

Mission:

S&PAR serves Kern and surrounding area through animal fostering, rehabilitation, training, and compassion with the goal of finding forever homes.


South Kern Sol

Mission:

Kern Sol is Kern County’s nonprofit, and non-partisan youth-led newsroom


Southern Sierra Research Station

Mission:

To promote, facilitate, and disseminate biological research that informs conservation decisions and environmental policy.


Southwest Community Nursery School

Mission:

A parent participation co-op where love and learning go hand in hand.


Special Olympics Southern California, Kern County

Mission:

To provide year-round sports training and competition in a variety of Olympic-type sports for children and adults with intellectual disabilities, thereby enriching and transforming their lives.


STEMTaught

Mission:

To create a more vibrant, innovative future for underprivileged youth by giving schools amazing STEM supplies, curriculum and training.


Stewards, Inc.

Mission:

Igniting hope and inspiring futures for those who need assistance budgeting their disability and retirement income.