Community Blog

Local organizations to raise awareness of 2020 Census with Census Caravan

May 14, 2020 / By

Local organizations and community leaders are going to raise awareness of the 2020 Census with a Census Caravan Saturday.

P-EBT offers additional services to families for groceries during pandemic

May 12, 2020 / By

Throughout the month of May, families directly certified for school meals through CalFresh, CalWORKS, Medi-Cal or Foster Care benefits, should receive a new EBT card in the mail, according to a news release by the Department of Human Services.

County to open multiple free COVID-19 testing sites

May 11, 2020 / By

Kern County officials announced Monday at a press conference it will open more free COVID-19 testing sites throughout Kern County this week.

Law firm holds essay contest for undocumented immigrants

May 7, 2020 / By

In an effort to encourage greater appreciation for undocumented immigrant workers, many of whom are working on the frontlines of COVID-19 in critical industries, Immigration law firm Herman Legal Group is sponsoring this Essay Contest. 

Give Big Kern celebrates local non-profit organizations

May 4, 2020 / By

Tomorrow is Giving Tuesday and is a big day for many non-profit organizations in Kern County.

KHSD meal services expands to Supper Program

May 1, 2020 / By

The Kern High School District is adjusting meal services times as temperatures warm up and is providing additional meals.