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

Wonder Window Children’s Center at Lutheran Church of Prayer


A Christian educational program providing preschool and after-school students with essential developmental, social and educational opportunities.

Word for Word Ministries, Inc.


Helping students memorize the Bible “in context,” with the LISTEN-SING-READ-WRITE-RECITE method for private and home schools.


Wounded Heroes Fund Kern County Chapter


Dedicated to serving Kern County’s Transitioning Service Members by means of support and appreciation.

Wounded Warrior Project


To honor and empower Wounded Warriors.

Writers of Kern


Bringing together professional and novice writers in a creative and supportive atmosphere to help them gain experience and become published writers.

Young Women Reaching Accomplishable Places (YWRAP)


To improve the overall quality of life of youth girls by addressing their social, emotional, mental, and environmental needs.

Youth 2 Leaders Education Foundation


To unlock the power of higher education.

Youth Connection, Inc.


Prevent at-risk youth from entering the Juvenile Justice System by connecting them to positive structure program.

Youth for Christ of Kern County


Meeting the needs of young people physically, mentally, socially, and spiritually throughout Kern County.

Community Events

  1. Stallion Springs Law Enforcement Torch Run

    October 30 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
  2. California City Law Enforcement Torch Run

    November 2 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm