United Way

Daisy Calso

Director of Development and Human Resources

Daisy Calso started volunteer at United Way of Kern County in 2009 while working at a local community bank, she then joined as Board Member of UWKC in late 2017-2020. Coming full circle in 2023 joining UWKC as Director of Development and HR. Daisy, obtains a BS in Business Administration and Marketing from Cal State University, Bakersfield. She holds a passion for helping others and making the word a better place for everyone.

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.