Thank You! #GiveBigKern!
Give Big Kern, occurring on May 5, 2020, is a 24-hour online fundraising event established to celebrate the commitment of local nonprofits to make Kern County a better place to live, work, play, and serve. It unites charities and donors in a fun and engaging initiative to support animal welfare, arts and culture, education, the environment, health and human services, youth, volunteerism, and more.
Thank You! – #GiveBigKern – Honor Flight Kern County
Your opportunity to donate to Honor Flight Kern County through Give Big Kern starts now! Donations can be made at any time from now until May 5, 2020 at 11:59PM. The Big day for donations is May 5, 2020! Just go to our #GiveBigKern – Honor Flight Kern County page and donate whatever you can to help us send veterans to visit their memorials in Washington DC!
Honor Flight Kern County
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We are proud to announce
our new roomier location!
BREAKFAST at Elks Lodge #266
1616 30th Street (and H Street)
Bakersfield, CA 93301
Thursday Bakersfield Breakfast!
Honor Flight Kern County Next Flight
Fall Flight - October 18-20
Applications on first come first served basis.
WWII, Korea, Vietnam- in that order!
Applications on line here.
Thank You For Donations!
A great big giant sized THANK YOU to Ralph Bailey and the folks over at KERN Radio. Ralph raised $36,800 to help send out heroes to see THEIR memorials in October! Not only is the donation FANTASTIC, Ralph always gives our veterans a voice through his informative interviews. These often detailed interviews really allow folks to see what our heroes did for THEM.
Thank you to all the volunteers and vets that turned out today, July 11th to receive this donation!
Spring Flight - May 3-5 - Flight #44 Photo Album
Bakersfield Veteran Breakfast
> First Thursday each month - 9am <
Bakersfield Elks Lodge #266
1616 30th St. (at H St.)
Seating is available for 240 HF veterans.
Veteran meals are FREE, all other plates $6.
Veterans, please wear your BLUE HF shirts and name badges.
Tables are limited for Senior Living buses, please PM us your RSVP!
Looking forward to seeing everyone!
Since it is likely that we will need to add additional flights to catch up, any fundraising and donations are very much needed and appreciated.
See you soon. Stay safe and healthy. Please reach out to us if you need anything!
- Lili - Director HFKC
Honor Flight Kern County.
Many thanks to all those who have donated!
Your donations send our vets to see their memorials in Washington DC at no cost to them.
You can donate to Honor Flight Kern County at any time by clicking the DONATE button below.
What do Honor Flight Kern County
From a Vietnam War Veteran:
“Words are inadequate to describe the raw emotions I felt nearly every waking moment while participating in the 26th Kern County Honor Flight…”
From a World War ll Veteran:
“I want to thank you from the bottom of my heart for flying me to the greatest trip of my life to Washington D.C. When I came back I thought after the way I was treated that I had personally won the war…“
From a World War ll Veteran:
“Thank you for all you do for us Honor Flight guys. It’s MUCH appreciated! I can’t remember a trip that impressive, particularly when I was selected to lay a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier… what an honor! “