Q&A: School and Communities First expert breaks down initiative, set to reclaim billions for schools and community services

04.12.2019 / By

Jess Contreras is the Civic Engagement Manager for the Dolores Huerta Foundation. She has worked with the Foundation for six years.

Kern Complete Count Committee launches 2020 Census canvassing efforts for hard-to-count communities

06.11.2019 / By

The Kern Complete Count Committee launched its community-based census education outreach efforts last week at the Martin Luther Kind Jr.

BC Delano campus celebrates Filipino American history with guest speaker; encourages ethnic studies

28.10.2019 / By

Delano students of all ages joined the Bakersfield College Delano Campus in celebrating Larry Itliong Day and Filipino American history Friday with a series of events with the hopes to emphasize the importance of teaching ethnic studies.