Vanessa Villalvazo

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Robert F. Kennedy’s baseball team in Delano earns title of Valley Champions

June 29, 2021 / By

Delano’s Robert F. Kennedy High School baseball team has won the title of not only league champions but also valley champions, making this year Kennedy’s greatest season of baseball thus far in the school’s history.

Delano Pride March brings community together

June 17, 2021 / By

The Delano LGBTQ Alliance held a Pride march Saturday 12 in celebration of Pride Month.

Marivel Servin, LGBTQ Alliance lead organizer, said that she felt really joyful and appreciated having this opportunity.

City of Delano approves to fly a Pride flag outside of City Hall in honor of Pride Month

June 15, 2021 / By

The Delano City Council approved to fly a Pride flag outside of the City building in honor of Pride Month.

Community members attend vaccination clinic in hopes for a healthier future

June 7, 2021 / By

The United Against COVID-19 Coalition held a vaccination clinic on Thursday from 11:00 a.m to 7:00 p.m.

Leaders educate communities on the importance of redistricting

June 4, 2021 / By

The Latino Community Foundation and California Citizens Redistricting Commission held a Latino Redistricting Briefing virtual session to inform people why the redistricting process matters to the Latino community and how people can raise awareness on important issues in their area.

Unidad Popular Benito Juarez looks to ‘rescue’ the indigenous culture through outreach efforts

May 18, 2021 / By

Hector Hernandez saw a need in his community of Lamont and Arvin. He noticed indigenous people were in need of more information on services related to farmworker rights, housing rights and so much more.

Housing advocate raises awareness of tenant rights during pandemic before funding ends next month

May 11, 2021 / By

Emma De La Rosa grew up in public housing apartments off of Edison Highway and Oswell.

Law firm holds webinar on tenants rights for survivors of domestic violence

April 30, 2021 / By

The Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance staff held their last virtual webinar Wednesday to inform residents of Tenants’ Rights for Survivors of Domestic and Sexual Violence.

Housing webinar offers information on Section 8 housing

April 23, 2021 / By

The Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance staff held a virtual webinar Wednesday to inform residents of source of Income and Section 8.

Local law group informs community on racial equity in Kern housing

April 14, 2021 / By

Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance staff held a virtual webinar Wednesday to inform residents on racial equity in Kern County Housing.