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.
The Green Hotel Restoration FoundationMission:
To preserve the Hotel and historic oak as part of Shafter and Kern history, and provide access to the community.
The Hope Center IncMission:
To assist low-income & help them move toward wholeness – physically, emotionally & spiritually.
The Mission at Kern CountyMission:
To provide an environment conducive to the physical, emotional and spiritual well-being of the people we serve.
The Necessary Economic Emergency Distribution Services Center, Inc. (NEEDS)Mission:
Improve clients’ health and wellbeing by providing food, hot meals, rent/utility assistance, clothing,
household items, and prescription payments.
The Plank FoundationMission:
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 CorpsMission:
The Salvation Army Ridgecrest Corps is a Christ-centered people sharing His gospel, without discrimination, to meet both spiritual and physical needs.
The Wildlands ConservancyMission:
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 MeMission:
We provide Healing, Opportunity, Purpose and Empowerment
Thumbs Up Cancer DownMission:
To provide support and encouragement to people with cancer and those going through treatment.