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.


CAMPAIGN LEADERS Exceeding $30,000



County of Kern


• Kaiser Permanente
• Target Corporation
• United Way of Los Angeles


• State Employee Campaign
• Caterpillar Distribution
• Dollar General
• Target Store #593- Distribution Center
• United Way of California
• Automobile Club of Southern California
• Aera Energy LLC
• First 5 Kern


• Dignity Health Mercy and Memorial Hospitals
• AT&T
• Bank of the Sierra
• BNSF Foundation
• Dean Leal
• FedEx Corporation
• Kern Health Systems
• Margaret Palmer
• The Wonderful Company
• Walmart Giving
• Kern County Supt. of Schools
• United Way of California
• Bank of America
• ITW National
• Walmart Corporation
• United Way California Capital Region
• Kern County Hospital Authority
• Exxon Mobile- Production Company
• Federal Express
• California State University, Bakersfield
• Health Net
• Omni Family Health
• Valley Strong Credit Union




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.