CAPK News

  • Stuff the Bus

    Stuff the Bus Food Drive! Bring your non- perishable food items Friday, March 31 from 4:30am-6:00pm to the Sears Parking Lot (At the corner of Ming & Wible in Bakersfield.) Click the link below to download a PDF flyer of the Stuff the Bus Food Drive. 2017 CAPK Food Bank Stuff the Bus Flyer (2)

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  • Drought Emergency Food Assistance Program – February 2017

    Throughout the month of February 2017, Community Action Partnership of Kern Food Bank (CAPK Food Bank) will distribute Drought Emergency Food Assistance Program (DEFAP) food in various communities all over Kern County: Arvin, Bakersfield, Buttonwillow, Delano, Lake Isabella, Lamont, Taft and Wasco.   Click here for the February 2017 DEFAP Schedule…

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  • Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC)

    Community Action Partnership of Kern’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (CAPK VITA) County’s federally appointed poverty-fighting agency, will host a federal Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) Awareness Day ceremony at 10 a.m. Friday, January 27, 2017, at its offices located at 300 19th Street (corner of V Street) in Downtown Bakersfield. The EITC is a […]

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  • Starbucks Prep Works Program

    This program is for participants between 16-18 years old who live in Bakersfield, Shafter and Wasco area.  Youths will receive 20 hours of work preparation that includes: resume development, job search strategies, job applications, interview skills, business communication, soft skills and financial literacy. Click the link below to download a PDF flyer. FHCC Starbucks Work […]

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  • Wesley Head Start Ribbon Cutting

    Community Action Partnership of Kern (CAPK), the poverty-fighting agency in Kern County, is celebrating the opening of Wesley Head Start Child Developing Center with a Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Monday, Jan. 23 at 10 a.m., on the campus of Wesley United Methodist Church, 1314 Oswell St. (on the corner of Niles St.), Bakersfield, CA 93306. […]

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  • GET bus Food Distribution and Resource Faire

    Every quarter Community Action Partnership of Kern and GET bus partner up, along with other partners, to distribute food to those in need.  This distribution will be on January 20th, 2017 at 9AM to 12PM on the corner of 22nd and Eye street.  

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