Join Us

for Family Care Network's Benefit for Kids

Experience exclusive Central Coast beverages, flavors and fare with a live and silent auction in the Secret Garden at Madonna Inn, all while helping to benefit children and families in your community.

Event Info


Thank you for your interest in our event.

Look for 2018 ticket info coming soon!


Our annual fundraiser helps us to meet the critical needs of the over 1800 children, youth and families impacted by trauma who we serve annually. Through 20 programs designed to strengthen families and individuals, FCNI serves the most at-risk and vulnerable of our community, providing them support services in order for them to lead healthier and more successful lives.

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Madonna Inn’s Secret Garden

Sunday July 15th, 2018
100 Madonna Rd, San Luis Obispo, CA 93405


Our Mission is to enhance the wellbeing of children and families in partnership with our community

Event Highlights


Family Care Network’s Benefit for Kids silent auction will be opening for online bidding July 27th and will close on August 3rd. The silent auction and the live auction bidding will then resume at the main event on August 6th.  You do not need to register for the event to participate in the *online portion* of the silent auction. Auction items range from unique experiences to one-of-a-kind items.  So tell your friends, family and networks.

Interested in donating to our auction? Contact Auction Coordinator, Crista Whitney, 805-503-6270.

Please note, proceeds earned through the auctions go to provide direct services to the 1800 children, youth and families served by FCNI annually—every purchase makes a difference!


Given the Central Coast’s unique microclimate, our areas boasts numerous boutique wineries and distinctive microbreweries where guests can experience an array of handcrafted flavors. Nestled amongst the rolling hills, overlooking our beautiful beaches or in the heart of our lively downtowns, our wineries and budding breweries are must-stop destinations for those wanting award-winning wines and the latest in craft beer.



The Central Coast is home is a wide variety of culinary experiences offered by charming, boutique restaurants, including: Thai, Italian, Mediterranean, Japanese and French. as well as classic American comfort food and desserts. Inspired by the beauty of our area, local Chefs have always been committed to supporting sustainable products and this ideal is reflected in their fresh farm-to-table menus.