Report on the Status of Women and Girls in Kern County
Aug 11, 2009
The Kern Community Foundation, in partnership with California State University, Bakersfield, announced today at a press conference the release of their 2009 Report on the Status of Women and Girls in Kern County at the CSUB campus. Authors of the report are Janet Armentor-Cota, professor of sociology at CSUB and Monique Ferranto-Joyner, research assistant. The report highlights the needs of Kern's women and girls and is intended as the basis for grantmaking from the Women's and Girls' Fund.
This report is the first of its kind and compiles multi-faceted data from a variety of sources regarding the significant issues faced by women and girls in Kern County today.