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The Dolores Huerta Foundation is a non-profit organization inspiring and organizing communities to build volunteer based organizations empowered to pursue social justice.

Call to Action: !Si Se Puede! on #GivingTuesday

The DHF counts on your support to continue the grassroots community organizing and leadership development that improves neighborhoods and transforms lives. This takes a huge amount of resources. Your donation helps continue our work and organize new communities.Your...

Education Equity Summit, Sat. 10/12, 8:30 am

The Dolores Huerta Foundation, as part of the Kern Education Justice Collaborative, cordially invites you to attend the 1st ever Education Equity Summit in Bakersfield! The summit will bring parents, students, and teachers from across Kern County together to...

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“Inspiring and organizing communities to build volunteer organizations empowered to pursue social justice.”

The Dolores Huerta Foundation (DHF) is a 501 (c)(3) community benefit organization that organizes at the grassroots level, engaging and developing natural leaders. DHF creates leadership opportunities for community organizing, leadership development, civic engagement, and policy advocacy.

DHF is a direct action organization and hands-on training center for community organizing, leadership development, and policy advocacy. Several of our projects are in agricultural communities of California’s Central Valley including Arvin, Lamont, Weedpatch, Lost Hills, Lindsay, Woodlake, and Cutler-Orosi.

Please consider supporting this important work with a generous monthly donation. We take pride in the fact that we do not accept corporate donations. We rely on the contributions of donors like you.

DHF in the News

Dolores Huerta speaks at Southern Illinois University 10/8/2014

Dolores Huerta speaks at Southern Illinois University 10/8/2014

Dolores Huerta made a plea during a visit to SIU Tuesday for citizens to vote in the upcoming election and to get involved with candidates. She pointed the importance about the Elections Day and the power of each indivual person when united for a common cause. Click...

Woodlake Parents Concerned About Flavored Milk 4/16/14

Woodlake Parents Concerned About Flavored Milk 4/16/14

WOODLAKE — In efforts to deter the consumption of certain sugary drinks at school grounds, Parents Advocating for Our Children’s Health voiced their concerns last week during a presentation to the Woodlake Unified School District board of trustees. “The flavored milk...