Kern Community Foundation, a trusted 501(c)(3) nonprofit responding to the philanthropic needs of Kern County, including during emergencies, has established the Kern County Earthquake Disaster Relief Fund to address the community’s recovery needs in the aftermath of recent earthquake activity. Please donate in any one of the following ways:
– Online by going to Click on the “Give Now” link on the top right of the home page, then choose the Kern County Earthquake Disaster Relief Fund option to make a donation (This is the direct link:;
– By phone using a major credit card by calling 661.325.5346 M-F, 8 am to 5 pm; or
– By check. Make your check payable to Kern Community Foundation (Reference: Kern County Earthquake Disaster Relief Fund) and mail or deliver it to 3300 Truxtun Ave., Suite 220, Bakersfield CA 93301.
All donations are tax deductible.
Questions? Call our main number, 661.325.5346, or write to Thank you for supporting affected communities. #RidgecrestStrong