United Way

Abigail Rivera

VITA Program Coordinator

Abigail Rivera joined United Way of Kern County in September of 2022. Abigail has a degree in Business Administration from CSUB. She was born and raised amongst struggling communities in Bakersfield. Before obtaining this position, she volunteered for college financial events, education outreach events, and family nights. She started off as a VITA volunteer for United Way of Kern County and found her passion in helping and reaching out to those in need. She hopes to help communities like the communities during her childhood.

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.