Community Blog

Homeless Collaborative seeking volunteers for Point-In-Time Count

November 5, 2019 / By

The Kern County Homeless Collaborative is looking for volunteers to help conduct the annual countywide Point-In-Time Count.

Maddy Institute accepting applications for Legislative Intern Scholar Program

October 31, 2019 / By

The Maddy Institute is accepting applications from students for the Legislative Intern Scholar Program for the Spring/Summer of 2020.

Friendship House recruiting for mentoring program

October 22, 2019 / By

The Friendship House Community Center is currently looking for individuals for the mentoring program.

The program, put on by Community Action Partnership of Kern, is recruiting both mentees and mentors.

GBLA to hold second Immigrant Civil Rights Conference

October 10, 2019 / By

The Greater Bakersfield Legal Assistance is holding its second Immigrant Civil Rights Conference next week.

Topics expected to be discussed include immigrant civil rights and the 2020 Census.

Education equity summit seeks to advance health and racial equity in local schools

October 8, 2019 / By

The Kern Education Justice Collaborative is inviting parents, teachers and students its first “Schools Reimagined” Education Equity Summit this weekend.

Cuyama Valley exhibit shows history of American West; on display at Bakersfield Museum of Art

September 24, 2019 / By

The Bakersfield Museum of Art has an exhibit on display right now called Cuyama Valley.

Created by photographer Noé Montes, the exhibit displays the epic drama of human history that is continuously in play.