Casino Royale a Benefit for Family Service Agency

Family Service Agency’ Board of Directors presents the 2nd annual Casino Royale gala event, where good times make for a great cause. This event will celebrate the Agency’s 111 years of service to our community. Additionally the event will raise funds for our important programs such as Big Brothers Big Sisters, School-Based Counseling, Senior Mental Health and Case Management, Family Resource Centers, and the 2-1-1 Helpline. The benefit will take place on Saturday, February 26, 7-11pm and will bring the Coral Casino to life.

Guests will have the chance to play classic Vegas-style casino games with professional dealers. There will be a fabulous silent auction with items including spa baskets, restaurant certificates, private chef dinners, local overnight stays and more. The evening will include hors d’oeuvres, wine and beer as well as the incredible services of fortune teller, a caricaturist and a photo booth to provide endless entertainment.

Tickets for Casino Royale are $125 and can be purchased by calling 965-1001 x 267 or emailing Price of admission includes $100 in gaming chips, hors d’oeuvres, wine, beer, and non-alcoholic beverages, plus lots of fun all night long!

“FSA has been providing important and effective services to children, families, and seniors for 111 years. Even now, despite the challenges we are all facing, our supporters have come together to ensure that FSA can continue to offer a hand up to 20,000 children, families and seniors each year” says Shawn Walters, Board President of Family Service Agency.

Special thanks to our event sponsors including the Volentine Family Foundation, Paul Franz Construction Inc., The Chumash Band of Santa Ynez Indians Foundation, Bank of the West, and Anonymous.

“By attending and having a blast you will help FSA continue its legacy of addressing the needs of our community” added Walters.

Since 1899, Family Service Agency has been working in the community to provide hope, strength and stability to those who need it most. Our mission is to strengthen and advocate for families and individuals of all ages and diversities, helping to create and preserve a healthy community. Through counseling, case management, information and referral, advocacy and mentoring, our programs give children, families, and seniors a hand up to success and self-sufficiency. Services are offered county-wide with offices in Carpinteria, Santa Barbara, Lompoc and Santa Maria and programs in the community and at school sites. Our services are offered on a sliding scale or for free thanks to generous individuals, foundations, businesses and corporations. Big Brothers Big Sisters, 2-1-1 Helpline, Child & Family Counseling, School-Based Counseling, Family Resource Centers, Probation Youth Counseling, Intensive In-Home Therapy, Senior Case Management, Senior Mental Health and Caregiver Counseling and Support programs support people struggling to meet their most basic needs. For more information, to inquire about services, or to donate, please call (805) 965-1001 or visit


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