Bakersfield College

Bakersfield College Administration Building

BC Foundation Events


The Bakersfield College Foundation sponsors fundraising events throughout the year, including Sterling Silver and the Red & White Wine & Food Festival. The Foundation also holds the Honors Reception each spring, where students are awarded scholarships.

2017 Events

  • May 2, 2017: Give Big Kern!  Bakersfield College Foundation is teaming up with Kern Community Foundation and 100 other Kern County non-profit organizations for a 1 day, 24 hour, donation spree!  Join us by donating to Bakersfield College Foundation or your favorite Kern County non-profit.  Visit our donation page!
  • May 5, 2017: Honors Celebration Celebrating student success at Bakersfield College!  The celebration starts at 7:00 pm at the Bakersfield College Gymnasium. 
  • May 17, 2017: Sterling Silver Dinner Join us in recognizing the outstanding leadership of William M. Thomas, Harvey L. Hall, and the members of the Measure 'J' Blue Ribbon Committee.  For ticket or sponsorship information please contact Courtney Carter at (661) 395-4800 or email


Our progress as a nation can be no swifter than our progress in education.
The human mind is our fundamental resource.


John F. Kennedy

Kern Community College District