Supporting students has taken on a new meaning throughout the pandemic. Although 2021 begins with optimism for a better year overall, the issue of academics being in-person, virtual or a combination of both looms large....more»
Bank of America recently named the Boys & Girls Clubs of Kern County as a Neighborhood Champion and will receive $50,000 in grant support for flexible funding and leadership skills development training to advance economic mobility in Kern County....more»
Music plays an important role in our lives. Whether we’re strumming along to our favorite song, singing in the car with the kiddos in the backseat, or playing the keyboard (or piano) during a family singalong, music lifts our spirits and provides us with the ability to express ourselves through song.
Hello Mama! Do you remember the educational show “Schoolhouse Rock” that aired on Saturday mornings on ABC? It was all about helping children learn in new ways, outside of the classroom, from programming on grammar, science, economics, history, mathematics and social studies.
Bank of America recently selected a Bakersfield high school junior and a senior to participate as Student Leaders in a paid virtual summer internship experience of leadership, civic engagement, and workforce skills-building with local nonprofit Kern Community Foundation.