Covenant Christmas Open House for Foster Youth

You’re invited to the Covenant Christmas Open House 4:00-7:00pm December 8, 2017 Come Out and Kick-Off the Holiday Season with Covenant! Join Covenant for an Open House from 4:00pm – 7:00pm on December 8, 2017  at 1700 N Chester Ave. in  Bakersfield , California! We will have a taco bar, festivities and a great time…

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An errand reminds of purpose and hope

This last week, Kim and I ran some errands and one took us to a local pet store. As we approached the storefront, I noticed a young man crouched near the entrance and he was begging for support. I shook it off yet noted his youth and despair. As we shopped, the thought of the…

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The Party No One Came To benefits foster children and youth

Covenant Community Services, Inc. (Covenant) is holding their end of the year fundraiser and they don’t want you to come. It is called “The Party No One Came To”. The Party is an online auction and virtual party you can attend by signing up online at www.thepartynoonecameto.com. The party was developed when Covenant CEO, Randy…

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Local Community Orgainzation Receives Accolades and Funding

Covenant Community Services, Inc. (Covenant) had a busy Fall in 2012. The local Bakersfield nonprofit received awards for their work in the neighborhood of Oildale, California and a recent grant from Chevron. Covenant purchased property at 1700 North Chester in Oildale, California in June of 2011. after extensive repairs and re-construction, Covenant opened the doors…

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Local Community Orgainzation Receives Accolades and Funding

Covenant Community Services, Inc. (Covenant) had a busy Fall in 2012. The local Bakersfield nonprofit received awards for their work in the neighborhood of Oildale, California and a recent grant from Chevron. Covenant purchased property at 1700 North Chester in Oildale, California in June of 2011. after extensive repairs and re-construction, Covenant opened the doors…

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Brewing Hope for City’s Foster Youth

If Bakersfield’s Randy Martin could bottle up hope, he’d have his own reservoir.  Instead, he’s brewing it, one cup of java at a time, as another way of mentoring abused and neglected children trapped in the foster care system. Covenant Coffee in Oildale, which opened a month ago, is the brainchild of Martin, an effusive cheerleader for…

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Community Center To Give Foster Youth Job Experience

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — An organization dedicated to helping former foster youth gain life skills for success is in the process of opening its new Oildale location. Covenant Community Services (Covenant) at 1700 North Chester Avenue is known as the Headquarters of Hope. The organization has moved into a new building that is set to open in…

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