Community Blog

The California Endowment seeks input from partners for future work

November 16, 2018 / By

The California Endowment is seeking input from its partners on how funds should be allocated over the next few years.

Delano Police Department gives the gift of warmth this winter

November 8, 2018 / By

The Delano Police Department is collecting winter clothing to donate to local children in need.

“Not all of our children within our community are fortunate enough to have a new coat this winter,” the department wrote on Facebook.

Clothing Swap supports local transgender community

November 6, 2018 / By

The Center for Sexuality & Gender Diversity and the California Rural Legal Assistance, Inc. are hosting a free Transgender Clothing Swap and Informational Session this weekend to support the local transgender community.

Links for Life offers free breast screenings this weekend in Arvin

October 31, 2018 / By

Do you or someone you know need a screening mammogram? If you are without insurance and need a screening mammogram, join Links for Life at the first ever Health & Resource Fair, hosted at Bear Mountain Elementary School in Arvin.

Learn about public health careers at BC Public Health Science Program’s information fair

October 31, 2018 / By

Bakersfield College’s Public Health Science Program is hosting an information fair next week for students interested in degrees and careers in public health.

Celebrate ‘life, love and death’ this weekend at the 10th Annual Dia de Los Muertos Festival

October 30, 2018 / By

You won’t want to miss this weekend’s 10th annual Dia de Los Muertos Festival, a celebration of “life, love and death.”

Dia de los Muertos, or Day of the Dead, is a popular Mexican tradition where friends and families honor deceased loved ones while paying tribute to them in the form of special gatherings and altar displays.