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.

Data as of January 2023

CAMPAIGN LEADERS Exceeding $30,000



County of Kern


• Dollar General
• Kaiser Permanente
• National Express Transit
• Taft College
• Target Corp.
• Valley Republic


• Aera Energy LLC
• AT&T
• BNSF Railway Foundation
• Caterpillar Distribution Center
• Citizens Business Bank-Stockdale
• Dignity Health Mercy & Memorial Hospitals
• FedEx Corporation
• HealthNet
• Shirley J. Gordon
• ITW National


• AmeriHealth Caritas
• Bakersfield Condors
• Bank of America
• DD's Discounts
• lnterinsurance Exchange of the Automobile Club
• Javier and Lupe Lozano Family
• Kern County Sup. Of Schools
• Kern Family Health Care
• Orange County's United Way
• Palmer T Margaret
• The Wonderful Company




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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    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.