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Be trained in preparing income taxes! Become a volunteer and have fun while you're at it!

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United Way of Kern County

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
  • 294 people are interested
Kern VITA Partnership

Our Volunteer Income Tax Assistance Program (VITA) is in need of volunteers for the upcoming tax season. You will be trained and IRS certified to prepare taxes for low-income families in Kern County! The training if FREE! And you will be walking away with a new learned vocation you can then use to earn extra money! Or if you prefer, you can also be an office assistant, a greeter, or a translator. It's a WIN WIN volunteer opportunity! Plus, you make friends AND you will have the oppotunity to win great prizes, such as a TV, tablet, gaming system and so much more!! You may even be eligible to win a trip to Orlando in July 2016! DON'T MISS OUT!

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About United Way of Kern County



Mission Statement

United Way of Kern County fights for the long lasting and measurable impacts in the areas of Education, Health and Financial Stability.


United Way of Kern County leads a movement to improve community conditions in education, health and financial stability.We deliver programs and services to enhance the lives of Kern County residents.We bring donors, volunteers, advocates, and other stakeholders together to build powerful and sustainable coalitions and partnerships.
United Way's focus is to improve Education, Health and Financial Stability in Kern County by:
Enabling everyone to give and invest the funds where they are needed the most
Organize people and advocate to change systems on behalf of those whose voice may not otherwise be heard
Empower everyone to volunteer and maximize their impact on the lives of others

Computers & Technology
Education & Literacy


We'll work with your schedule.


5405 Stockdale Hwy.Suite 200Bakersfield, CA 93309




  • Teens
  • People 55+
  • Group


  • Must be at least 15

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