2023 Child Care Champions Showcase + Auction


Please join us!

2023 Child Care Champions Showcase + Auction
Friday, April 28, 2023

Midday Luncheon 11:00 AM – 1:30 PM
Four Seasons Hotel
757 Market Street, San Francisco

For nearly 50 years, Children’s Council has upheld our city’s children, families and early educators who work tirelessly to support our city’s most underserved communities. Please join us — either in person or with a meaningful contribution — to honor the special people who make it their life’s mission to lift up San Francisco families and children.

11:00 am: Doors open, music, drinks & fun photo ops
11:30 am: Luncheon, program, live auction and fund-a-need
1:00 pm: Dessert bar & coffee/tea
1:30 pm: Event Concludes

Check back soon for a preview of our live auction items. In past years, we’ve had luxury trips, VIP tickets to SF Giants and performances, and much more!

Click here to download a flyer.

Event Co-Chairs

Elisabeth Diana

Maegan Warehouse

2023 Family Child Care Provider Champion

Krystle Danridge-Pierson

Krystle is founder and director of Each One Teach One Family Child Care in San Francisco’s Bernal Heights neighborhood.

In 2023, we have chosen to honor Krystle Danridge-Pierson, an early-career Family Child Care educator who truly exemplifies the bravery, commitment, energy, empathy and knowledge that it takes to open a new child care business that will impact the lives of children and families in our community. Learn more.

Keynote Speaker

Fred Blackwell

Since 2014, Blackwell has led the San Francisco Foundation in a renewed commitment to social justice through an equity agenda focused on racial and economic inclusion. Join us as we hear how equity starts with stronger supports for our youngest community members, working families and caregivers. Learn more.


Sponsorships available now

This special event—hosted annually to recognize the great impact our early education heroes have on SF families and children—is made possible by our generous supporters! We offer a variety of sponsor levels and benefits for this special occasion.

Please see our 2023 sponsorship packet for more information.


Can’t attend? Donations are welcome & appreciated!

If you would like to make a charitable donation by stock or Qualified Charitable Donation (QCD) we have invested in a secure donation tools to make it easier than ever to donate directly to Children’s Council. It only takes a few minutes to use, and will auto-complete your paperwork for you. Donate stock. Donate via QCD.