The Renegade Rip

$5 million in HUD funding toward renewal project for the Kern County Homeless Collaborative

Miranda Defoor, Reporter

February 11, 2018

Housing and Urban Development (HUD) will be giving $2 billion in funding to the United States. Out of the $2 billion in funds $5 million will be received locally. This HUD funding will go toward renewal projects for the Kern County Homeless Collaborative (KCHC), the local continuum of care. The KCHC is made up of several Kern County organizations with different specialties...

Kern County Stand Down assists veterans

Kern County Stand Down assists veterans

October 22, 2014

  Alongside more than 60 providers, Kern County Homeless Collaborative member California Veterans Assistance Foundation both honored and helped...

New event commences for BC veterans

Cassandra McGowan, Reporter

November 21, 2013

Bakersfield College’s Veterans Club hosted a new event to allow BC students, faculty, and Bakersfield citizens to show their appreciation for veterans. On Nov. 7, VetFest took place outside the gym near the entrance to the stadium, and according to Veterans Club adviser Paul Beckworth, who is a veteran of the U.S. Navy as well as a history professor at BC, he’s never...

Honoring those who have served

Honoring those who have served

November 16, 2011

Hundreds of people lined the streets of downtown Bakersfield on Nov. 11 with flags and roses to kick off the 92nd annual Bakersfield Veterans Day parade,...

BC carvers give something back to local veterans

BC carvers give something back to local veterans

November 2, 2011

For anyone that’s wanted to give back to the military for their service and didn’t know how, Bakersfield College has the solution. Students who...

Aid for vets found on BC

Aid for vets found on BC

September 8, 2011

The local Bakersfield Department of Veteran’s Affairs was on Bakersfield College’s campus from Aug. 29 to Sept. 1, with their Mobile Vet Center from...

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