The Tehachapi Police Foundation was co-founded in 2016 by to raise public awareness and support in the community for the Tehachapi Police Department and to purchase equipment and supplies to assist the Department in all of their activities when resources are not available through their budget process.
The Tehachapi Police Foundation has successfully raised thousands of dollars since it’s inception in 2016 with all proceeds benefiting our police department and the various programs and events supervised by the department. These critical funds have been utilized to purchase needed safety equipment for our police officers, equipment to aid in crime scene investigations, support for valuable community building programs such as “Shop with a Cop,” and an annual scholarship program which assists our communities next generation who are seeking a career in law enforcement.
"The Tehachapi Police Foundation is a registered corporation with the State of California and is recognized by the US Government as a 501(c) (3) tax-exempt non-profit corporation, ID#81-3011089"
The Tehachapi Police Foundation offers personal and business memberships to assist in achieving their missions and goals. The membership levels are as follows:
ANNUAL CORPORATE MEMBERSHIP: Includes Large Membership Plaque: $1,000