BAKERSFIELD, Calif. (KGET) — Friday is Red Bucket Day — a day where volunteers and Bakersfield businesses are teaming up to collect donations to fight human trafficking.
Organizers from City Serve Bakersfield and Canyon Hills Women’s Ministry say it takes a community effort to stop human trafficking, and steps like donations are just a small way people can help.
Volunteers and red buckets will be at four locations in Bakersfield from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m.
Volunteers will be out at the following locations in Bakersfield on Friday, April 5.
- Hodel’s Restaurant – at the intersection of Knudsen and Olive drives.
- Sully’s Chevron – at Coffee Drive at the intersection of Stockdale Highway and Gosford Road
- Luigi’s Restaurant – 725 E. 19th St.
- Town Center Shopping Center – L and 24th streets
You can also donate any time by texting to 661-727-4050, designate Project Rescue.
By check: Payable to: Canyon Hills with “Project Rescue” in the memo line. Mail checks to Canyon Hills Project Rescue, 7001 Auburn, Bakersfield, CA 93306.