SAN LUIS OBISPO — The San Luis Obispo County 4-H program is facing state budget cuts and its voluntary management board is attempting to raise funds to fill the gap. 

A virtual auction is scheduled from Nov. 30 to Dec. 6. People can take part by visiting Items are being added daily. 

They have a no-cost prepaid 4-H debit card where 80% of the merchant fees are donated back to SLO County 4-H. To sign up, visit Once they have 50 people sign up, people can start using their card for purchases and raise money for 4-H. 

Lastly, people can make a tax-deductible donation directly to the California 4-H Foundation at and designate the gift to San Luis Obispo County.