United Way

Karla Garcia

Marketing and Communications Manager

Karla Garcia joined United Way of Kern County in July of 2022. Karla earned her BA in Communications and Public Relations from Cal State University of Bakersfield. Karla enjoys being involved in her community and giving back. As our Family Life Educator, she provides students with the tools to make healthy and responsible life decisions. 

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.