KAN: Kern Alliance of Nonprofits February Training
The Kern Alliance of Nonprofits (KAN) is hosting a Grant Writing Panel Discussion! KAN was launched in 2016 by a small group of local nonprofit leaders who care deeply about building the capacity of the nonprofit organizations in Kern County.
Date: February 15, 2023
Location: KCSOS City Centre, Room 1C
*Training dates, locations, and topics are tentative and subject to change
All trainings will be from 8:30 – 9:30 a.m, with check-in at 8 am
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NAMI Kern County will host a Bunco Fundraiser on Saturday, April 15, from 2-4pm, at the Fraternal Order of Eagles located at 1718-17th Street, Bakersfield, CA 93301.
Entrance Fee is $10 per person. This a a fun card game. There will be opportunity drawings and a 50/50 raffle. Refreshments will be provided. Everyone is welcome!
Observed on the first Tuesday in May, Give Big Kern is a dynamic and fun day of giving hosted by Kern Community Foundation to foster local philanthropy in support of 501(c)(3) charitable organizations in Kern County. The effort allows participating agencies to gain visibility as they engage the entire community in “One day to celebrate the giving spirit of Kern County!” Following another successful Day of Giving in 2022 ($885,235 raised!), Give Big Kern is gearing up for another opportunity to harness the giving spirit of Kern County to the benefit of our hard-working nonprofits on Tuesday, May 2. Join us bright and early in Downtown Bakersfield! As donations are coming in we will begin our day at the Liberty Bell at 6am! Join us later that evening for the watch party at Temblor Brewing Company at 5pm!
Liberty Bell: Located in front of Kern County Superior Court
Temblor Brewing Company: 3200 Buck Owens Blvd Suite 200
The Give Big Kern 2023 website is now live! (Click Here) to view the GBK website. Registration for nonprofits is now available and closes on February 28, 2023.
For more information and stats on Give Big Kern 2022 (Click Here). If you have any questions regarding Give Big Kern or are interested in sponsoring, please contact Teems Tulfo at firstname.lastname@example.org.
“Safe Haven Kids of California City Presents Annual Easter Bash 2023 & Easter Egg Hunt”
Time: 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM
Location: Central Park 10350 Heather Ave. California City, CA
Safe Haven Kids League of California City (SHKLCC) is an organization dedicated to help families and especially our youth in our community. Over the last year we have been able to help more than 800 families. We are currently in the early stages of planning our “Annual Easter Bash 2023 & Easter Egg Hunt” This amazing event for parents and kids to come out and enjoy a day of fun in the community.
We will have a Easter Bunny taking pictures for keepsakes of memories with the kids and families.
We will be giving Easter baskets to all the kids.
Starbucks of Cal-City will be there supporting the community with free ice coffee and sweet tea for all
There will be a free raffle for all parents in attendance you can win cool items to all / arts & crafts / food & water, juice / jumper house / free educational item pencil/ pens/ folders/ paper/ backpacks and a lot more.
Last year we were able to give away over 200 + Easter baskets to kids and We are hoping to give even more this year. Safe Haven Kids League of California City (SHKLCC) has been doing amazing things here in our community. We started in a dirt field giving to our community with 10 to 15 people, now we have moved at our local recreation center and have over 150 to 200 people come out and support us. This year we would love to give even more. lt is becoming increasingly difficult for the organization to continue to provide their excellent services to our community. The reason behind this is due to the increasing costs and the current economic environment. That’s the reason why I’m contacting you. I feel strongly about the SHKLCC. Your help to our organization will help us continuously help our community. For more information about SHKLCC (Click Here).
Safe Haven Kid’s League of California City presents “Annual Holiday Food & Toy Giveaway”
This is an amazing event for parents and kids to come out and enjoy a day of giving & receiving. We will have Santa Claus taking pictures for keepsakes of memories with the kids and families. He will be giving toys out to the kids.
We will be giving out 50 free food boxes to all / raffle items / arts & crafts / food & water, juice / jumper house / free educational item pencil/ pens/ folders/ paper/ backpacks and a lot more.
Last year we were able to give away over 200 + toys to kids and 100 + Free food boxes ready for Christmas dinners. We are hoping to give even more this year.
Please help us make this happen. Safe Haven Kids League of California City does not discriminate race, gender; age, religion, or sexual orientation, as well as other categories. (SHKLCC) board members do not take a salary, all donations are used for our events.
Any donations will be extremely appreciated, and will make sure our community knows where this generous donation comes from. Thank you.
Safe Haven Kid’s League of California City, Ca. Presents our: “Annual Spread The Love Kid’s Winter Coat & Food Box Giveaway” for the kids and there Families of are community and surrounding areas this event will have:
Free winter coat’s for kids,
potato sack race
Art & crafts
educational items: pencils, pen, folders, backpacks, to help with school supplies for our kids bounce house for kids to play and food boxes to do our part in help our community.
Please help us make this happen. Safe Haven Kids League of California City does not discriminate race, gender; age, religion, or sexual orientation, as well as other categories. (SHKLCC) board members do not take a salary, all donations are used for our events. Any donations will be extremely appreciated, and will make sure our community knows where this generous donation comes from.
A philanthropic evening designed to show the community Cornerstone’s journey so far. Join us as we share how the first Substance Abuse Treatment Program in the Tehachapi Valley has impacted it’s community. There will be opportunities to learn about the program and its design, meet the counselors and staff, see the work of clients, and hear from clients whose journeys have been successful. Please join us on November 18 at 7:00PM for charcuterie, desserts, and drinks as we share with you the journey so far and where we see the journey going next.
Three reasons you should attend this year’s 7th annual Grillin’ and Brewin’: There will be amazing food, desserts, and entertainment provided by Bakersfield natives and California friends. You’ll be supporting education among high school students about donor registration through the Got the Dot Leadership Club. Through support of the Got the Dot Leadership Club, you’ll make a big impact in the lives of donor families and donor recipients who need eye, organ and tissue donations. It’s not too late to buy your ticket! All tickets will include: The Best BBQ meal prepared by the competition BBQ Team, The Ridge Route Boys.
🥩 Ribs, Chicken & Brisket BBQ Beans, Coleslaw, and French garlic bread Dessert cupcakes by Cakeit by Justin
Two drink tickets: (cocktails, beer, or wine🍷)
The 6th Annual Bristol Cares Halloween Car Show presented by Greenlawn Funeral Homes at the KOA RV Resort is open to all vehicles and motorcycles. The event includes food from the Crest Bar & Grill, vendor booths, prize drawings, music, trunk or treating, and a costume contest for kids. Awards are presented for Best of Show, Best Upholstery, Best Engine, Best Paint as well as multiple Sponsor picks. The event is open to the public and FREE to attend.