United Way

Corporate Leaders

United Way of Kern County is strengthened by the partnerships we have built over the years with local corporations. We greatly appreciate their commitment to partnering with us.

Listed below are some of our leading corporate partners. The amount indicated includes both corporate and employee contributions for the most recently completed campaign.



Aera Energy LLC   
PCL Industrial Services
United Postal Servive

State Employee Campaign 

  County of Kern

$25,000 - $50,000

  • AT&T
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • State Farm Insurance
  • Chevron
  • Erskine Fire
  • Wells Fargo Bank
  • Costco Wholesale COMBINED (formerly #688)

$10,000 - $24,999

  • CFC - Central California
  • Target Store #593- Distribution Center
  • Southern California Edison Company
  • Famous Footwear
  • Wells Fargo Foundation
  • Enterprise Rent-A-Car
  • Federal Express
  • ExxonMobil - Production Company
  • Kern County Superintendent of Schools
  • Macy's West
  • Stockdale Highway Investment LLC
  • The Bakersfield Californian Foundation

$5,000- $9,999

  • Albertson's #6379 - Main
  • Dollar General
  • The Art and Soul Center
  • Target Store #1384
  • Dr Pepper Snapple Group/7UP Bottling
  • Wal-Mart #2557-Main
  • Bank of America (Main)
  • Union Bank - Bakersfield
  • Target Store #2715
  • Target Store #614
  • Kern High School District
  • Bank of the West
  • BNSF Foundation


  • Caterpillar Distribution Center
  • Target Store #2524
  • Kern County Hospital Authority
  • Urner's
  • Bakersfield City School District
  • United Way of Kern County Inc.
  • Kern Health Systems
  • Bakersfield Electric Motor Repair
  • Automobile Club of Southern California
  • General Electric
  • Alert Disaster Restoration
  • Charter Communications
  • Daniells Phillips Vaughan & Bock
  • PNA Construction Technologies
  • IBM
  • United Way of Greater Los Angeles
  • Comprehensive Blood and Cancer Center
  • Kern County Employees Retirement Association
  • Colombo Construction
  • Kern Federal Credit Union
  • CornerStone Mortgage




United Way of Kern County has long served as the nonprofit of choice for the business community. And today, a commitment to success means finding ways to give back together.

Companies that partner with United Way aren’t just giving their employees a tangible way to make a difference in their Kern community by helping to create pathways out of poverty, businesses also lay the foundation for our county’s long-term economic growth.

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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.
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