Posts Tagged as "CAPK"

Kern County Fair, CAPK offers free admission with food donations to fight hunger

September 26, 2023 / By
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On Wednesday, September 27, anyone who donates six canned or non-perishable food items to the Feed the Need Food Drive will receive free admission to the Kern County Fair.

CAPK’s Water Utility Assistance program provides up to $15,000 in financial aid for water bills

June 23, 2023 / By
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The Community Action Partnership of Kern (CAPK) has an energy program known as the Water Utility Assistance program that provides financial assistance to residents who may need it.

Resource fair vaccinates over 100 people in Bakersfield

September 22, 2022 / By
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On Saturday, the Community Action Partnership of Kern (CAPK) held a resource fair in partnership with She Power, Building Healthy Communities (BHC) Kern, the Bakersfield American Indian Health Project (BAIHP), and Kern Sol News. 

How food insecurity has been affecting Kern County

August 30, 2022 / By , and
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“Food insecurity is classified by Feeding America as someone who has not been able to decide when the next meal is coming for a certain period of time.

Assemblymember Salas secures $1 million in funding for Friendship House

August 5, 2022 / By
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Today, Assemblymember Rudy Salas and the Community Action Partnership of Kern (CAPK) celebrated the $1 million in funding that the Assemblyman secured for the Friendship House Community Center.

Kern organizations come together to apply for CERF grant

June 24, 2022 / By
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Organizations in Kern County are in the process of applying for the Community Economic Resilience Fund (CERF).

CAPK is providing rental assistance program until September 30

May 31, 2022 / By
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Community Action Partnership of Kern (CAPK) provides a rental assistance program for residents facing the economic impact of COVID-19 who have fallen behind on their rent.

M Street Navigation is requesting summer clothes for residents

May 9, 2022 / By
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On Friday, the M Street Navigation Center sent out a press release informing the community that they would be accepting summer clothing donations for the clients residing at their center.

‘Help is here for you’: CAPK kicks off Community Action Month celebration

May 4, 2022 / By
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On Tuesday morning, Community Action Partnership of Kern (CAPK) hosted a press conference at the Friendship House Community Center in order to kick off May’s celebration of Community Action Month.

Rebecca Moreno, an advocate for Kern residents facing housing insecurity

March 24, 2022 / By
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Editor’s Note: To celebrate Women’s History Month, Kern Sol News is highlighting notable woman leaders in Kern County who are working to create positive change in their community.