The Women’s and Girls’ Fund values social change grant-making that focuses on long-term solutions to societal problems facing women and girls in all parts of Kern County. The Fund believes that when women and girls prosper, communities thrive.
This year's area of focus is education.
The Fund prioritizes requests designed to increase passion and enthusiasm for learning while addressing issues pertaining to Educational Attainment:
Post-high school/adult education
Employers want employees prepared for success. Success in work, life, and education requires certain soft skills. The Fund will consider grants designed to foster a strong work ethic; reliability and dependability; a positive attitude; being self-motivated; skills in problem-solving, time-management, and communication; self-confidence; and the ability to work in a team structure.
Estimated Total Program Funding: