United Way

Paloma Lopez

Education Events Coordinator  

Paloma Lopez joined United Way of Kern County in July 2023. Paloma was born in Michoacan, Mexico and later migrated to Bakersfield, California. She is a DACA recipient attending Bakersfield College. Paloma has worked in the field of education for 5 years. She has a passion for being involved in her community and providing resources that are available to families in need. 

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.