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

Bakersfield Birth Network


Providing families with positive birth options through education and resources.

Bakersfield City Ballet


To be Bakersfield’s premier pre-professional ballet company by inspiring and enriching our community with performances and fostering a love for the arts in youth through dance.

Bakersfield City School District Education Foundation


Partnering with the community to provide resources that directly impact the lives of children through innovative educational programs.

Bakersfield College Foundation


Expanding access and opportunity for students of all ages.

Bakersfield Community Concert Association


To enhance the cultural, social and educational life of all people living in our communities.

Bakersfield Community Theatre


To produce a series of plays annually for the cultural enrichment of the community.

Bakersfield East Rotary Foundation


Supporting education, and healt locally and internationally through Rotary’s Avenues of Service

Bakersfield Firefighters Historical Society


To restore, preserve and share the valuable history and timeless artifacts of the Bakersfield Fire Department.

Bakersfield High School Endowment Fund


To support the arts, athletics, activities and clubs at BHS, in pursuit of a full and enriching academic
experience for every student.

Kern Community Foundation