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.



United Postal Servive
PCL Industrial Services
PCL Industrial Services
Aera Energy LLC   

$25,000 - $50,000

  • County of Kern State of California
  • Wells Fargo
  • Kaiser Permanente
  • Target

$20,000 - $24,999

  • Costco Wholesale
  • San Joaquin Community Hospital
  • Wells Fargo Foundation

$10,000 - $19,999

  • Kern County Superintendent of Schools
  • State Farm Insurance
  • Caterpillar Distribution Center
  • Southern California Edison Company
  • Virginia and Alfred Harrell Foundation

$5,000- $9,999

  • Federal Express
  • Canyon Hills Assembly of God
  • Automobile Club of Southern California
  • Dollar General
  • PNA Construction Technologies
  • Bank of America
  • Kern Health Systems
  • Javier Lozano
  • Beneficial State Foundation
  • Congressman, Kevin & Judy McCarthy
  • BNSF Foundation
  • Grainger Foundation
  • Kern High School District


  • Bakersfield Electric Motor Repair
  • AT&T
  • California Resources Corporation
  • Bakersfield Condors
  • Bakersfield City School District
  • Kern County LULAC 3272 Foundation
  • Wal-Mart
  • Kern County Employees Retirement Association
  • Colombo Construction
  • Alert Disaster Restoration




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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