Contest

Featured Recipe

Home Features Community Partners

Community Partners

Readiness

Written by Bakersfield Magazine

Disaster can strike when we least expect it. Flood, earthquake, fire; we don’t always have time to collect our important belongings and get to safety...

Read more: Readiness

The Race Is On!

Written by Bakersfield Magazine

Since the 1990s, Stewards, Inc. has been an ever-growing positive force in our community. The challenging competitions to raise funds and public awareness continue to prove very lively, as well...

Read more: The Race Is On!

Valley Voice

Written by Bakersfield Magazine

There are few people who can say their lives have never been touched by the programming on PBS...

Read more: Valley Voice

Building Faith

Written by Eman Shurbaji

Habitat for Humanity is a nonprofit synonymous with providing housing for families across America and Kern County, too...

Read more: Building Faith

On A Mission

Written by Bakersfield Magazine

“The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society was born out of a family’s grief over the death of their son,” explained Debbie Truhett, the executive director for the Society’s Central California chapter.

Read more: On A Mission

Neighbors

Written by Eman Shurbaji

Did you know that 20 percent of the Kern County population has some kind of developmental disability? That’s one out of every five people!

Despite that large presence in our neighborhoods and community, many people don’t regularly come into contact with individuals with special needs, nor do they know how to interact with them.

One organization, Meet Your Neighbors (MYN), is working to change this reality...

Read more: Neighbors

Rooting for Downtown

Written by Bakersfield Magazine

If you were to stop and ask a group of people on the street how often they visit our downtown, you’ll get answers ranging from once a week for dinner or shopping to five times a week for work. But...

Read more: Rooting for Downtown

Urgent Assist-Kern 999 Foundation

Written by Eman Shurbaji

For peace officers all over the country, being injured or killed in the line of duty is always a possibility. And unfortunately for local families, there will always be too many Kern County law enforcement officers that fall while serving their community...

Read more: Urgent Assist-Kern 999 Foundation

Road to Transformation

Written by Bakersfield Magazine

“In order to build a better community we first begin by building the best possible community within our organization,” explained Katie Kirschenmann, the current president of Junior League of Bakersfield (JLB)...

Read more: Road to Transformation

For The Children

Written by Bakersfield Magazine

For over a decade, the Bakersfield community has been a proud participant in the St. Jude Dream Home Giveaway, a charity event that benefits the well-known children’s hospital. But it’s the fact that local children affected by cancer are the ones that will truly benefit from the Giveaway...

Read more: For The Children

Page 1 of 5

<< Start < Prev 1 2 3 4 5 Next > End >>