View the agenda for FIELD's Annual Board of Directors Meeting on September 5, 2015 by clicking here.

View the Public Hearing Notice for EPIC de Cesar Chavez's 2015-2016 Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP) by clicking here.

View the 2015-2016 Local Control and Accountability Plan (LCAP) for EPIC de Cesar Chavez by clicking here.

View EPIC de Cesar Chavez's 3 year Budget projections by clicking here.

View the agenda for FIELD's Annual Board of Directors Meeting on June 27, 2015 by clicking here.

FIELD is renovating its Shafter Learning Center! This renovation is a prevailing wage project. View the proposed renovation project by clicking here




June 19th-Kern County Graduation and Promotion Ceremony 6pm at CSUB's Dore Theater

June 19th-Last Day of School for High School

June 20th-Gridley Graduation and Promotion Ceremony

June 22nd-Summer School for High School Begins (Ends July 10th)

June 27th-FIELD Annual Board of Directors Meeting


California State Parks-
     Off-Highway Motor
    Vehicle Recreation

Kern County Employers'
     Training Resource
Foundation for Youth
     Investment Impact Grant
PG&E Bright Ideas
Nov Annual FIELD month
CA Dept. of Education
Tanimura Family Foundation
Community Foundation of
  Monterey County

Recent immigrant farmworkers have an average of 6th grade education with illiteracy rates as high as 21%.

FIELD's Conservation Corps, our newest program, partners with Tejon Ranch Conservancy for valley community public access.  FIELD's high school students participate in the first tour of 2012. 


Making a REAL difference to rural economic development!

Click on each photo to learn the story of how we are making a difference for rural, low-skilled workers, farmworker families, and community employers.

FIELD's programs & services
Community Services
    Outreach, recruitment, & assessment    

Basic Educational Services
    English as a Second Language (ESL)
    High School Diplomas
    General Equivalency Diplomas (GED)

Industrial Services Work Experience and Training
    On-the-job & classroom training in Energy Conservation