Kings County Resources

Kings United Way and Kings Community Action Organization Organization Logos Kings United way I met with the executive director Nanette Villarreal, who will be celebrating eighteen years with KUW, to chat about Kings United Way and what they do for our community this week. I stopped by the office at 125 W. 7th St. Hanford CA 93230 located downtown.  First known as the Hanford aid society and then the King’s aid society, Kings United Way has been a fixture in our community since 1966.  “Originally an organization that ran work placement campaigns and raised money exclusively for charities, Kings United … Continue reading Kings County Resources

Talking with Hanford’s Fire Chief.

Today I had a pleasant conversation with Fire Chief Pendergrass. The new fire chief of Hanford, California, has been a firefighter for many years. A family man, Chief Pendergrass, has been the fire chief since October 21st of 2019. We spoke about his role in the community and how he thinks the city can be improved upon by him. Chief Pendergrass said of Hanford, “The soul of the city is just good. The community response has been generally positive towards the newly minted fire chief”. Covid-19 and Hanford’s Fire Department. Since the start of the pandemic, Chief Pendergrass has been … Continue reading Talking with Hanford’s Fire Chief.