United Way

Karla Chiquetes

Office Manager & Administrative Assistant

Karla Chiquetes joined United Way of Kern County in December of 2019. Karla started as our Family Life Educator, but was quickly promoted to Office Manager and continues learning from this wonderful organization. Karla was born and raised in Sonora, Mexico. She has been living in this country for over 17 years and has been working with non-profit organizations since. “I like working in UWKC family because we are able to improve quality of life for others and have an impact in our community”.

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.