United Way

Campaign central

Creating Opportunities for a Better Life for All
When we reach out a hand to one, we influence the condition of all. And the benefits ripple out to everyone in the community.

A donation to United Way of Kern County is an easy and powerful way to create lasting change for our relatives, friends, and co-workers right here in Kern County.

Your contribution to United Way of Kern County is invested in the building blocks for a good life: childhood education, health, & economic resilience. Because everyone deserves opportunities for a good life including a quality education that leads to a stable job including enough income to support a family through retirement, and good health.

There are a number of ways of giving to United Way of Kern County by a: workplace campaign, payroll deduction, donating online, or one-time cash or check donation. Contact UWKC to learn more on how to participate in giving to UWKC giving campaign.

Our annual campaign overview will keep you up to date on the current year giving campaign. Together, we can accomplish more than any single group can on its own.

Give. Advocate. Volunteer. LIVE UNITED.

Our Focus

Early Childhood Literacy

Financial Stability


We are all part of this community and together we can make it succeed. At United Way of Kern County we believe that UNITED we can make change happen... one day at a time.