Hands In The Community AMP Ministries


What is it?

Our Annual Dinner & Silent Auction. This year we will be celebrating our 10th year! 

This will include dinner along with a wide selection of wines from Broken Earth, CRU, 

Eberle, J. Lohr, Opolo, Robert Hall, Shale Oak, Wild Horse Winery and more

When is it?

Visalia Convention Center on Saturday, November 2, 2019 

Dinner & Program starts at 6pm

What kind of items can I expect at the Live Auction?

Last year, we had 19 getaway packages, ranging from Paso Robles, Cambria, Pismo Beach to Monterey, Pacific Grove to Sutter Creek, Las Vegas, Colorado. 

The total value of the items was over $53,000.

What kind of items can I expect at the Silent Auction?

Last year, we showcased tickets to Disneyland, exquisite jewelry, gourmet foods & wines and so much more!

How can I be a sponsor?

Please see the attached form below. 

Note:  We have already sold 60% of the tables!

2019 Dinner Sponsorship Form

2019 Dinner Sponsorship Form (pdf)


Back By Popular Demand!

Everything you need to know about the event


Hands in the Community announces the return of its 2nd Annual — Comedy Blast — on February 28, 2020 at 7:00pm.   

This year’s event will feature the family-friendly combination of comedian-magician Mark Robinson and hilarious standup comedian Cleto Rodriguez. Family friendly means it will be hilarious & fun but you can bring your children without fear! 

This hilarious night of comedy and magic will be at the: Visalia First Assembly’s beautiful 2600-seat state-of-the art auditorium located at Akers and Caldwell, in Visalia, Ca. 

Seats for this “wild and crazy” event are $30.00 for Premium and $25.00 for General Admission. 

Tickets are now on sale! So gather the whole family and enjoy the wholesome, hilarious, family friendly entertainment of

HNC’s 2nd Annual Comedy Blast, February 28th, 2020. 

Buy Tickets!

Cleto Rodriguez, Stand-up Comedian


Born and raised in San Antonio, Texas, has been performing since 1995. 

He has opened for such diverse acts as: 

  • Paul Rodriguez
  • Linda Ronstadt
  • Toby Mac, and 
  • The legendary B.B. King. 

Cleto was chosen as the comedian for the 2008 Promise Keepers events in seven U.S. cities. Rodriguez performs nationwide at comedy clubs, corporate events, colleges and churches. Rodriguez connects with audiences by relating everyday life experiences. Everything is fair game, from marriage mishaps to the challenges of dieting. His comedy is high-energy, observational and hilarious with a brilliant Latino twist. 

Mark Robinson, Comedian-Magician


You've seen him in: 

  • Comedy Clubs
  • TV Commercials
  • Las Vegas
  • NBA Halftimes
  • As Jeff Foxworthy's opening act AND...
  • with Jimmy Kimmel Live

Come see why audiences are calling comedian magician Mark Robinson one of America's most talented illusionists!