Read more about families who stay at Gift of Life Family House and their transplant journeys.Learn More
Mission and History
Since 2011, Gift of Life Family House has served as a “home away from home” for transplant patients and their families by providing temporary, affordable lodging and supportive services to those who travel to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania for transplant-related care.Read More
Family House News and Blog
On the Family House Blog, read about the transplant journey from the perspective of caregivers, recipients, transplant social workers and more. Catch up on the latest news, House Happenings, and see how you can get involved.View Blog
Family House Newsletter
Read past issues of the Family House UPDATE, a newsletter highlighting transplant stories, events, volunteers and more!View More
Eight years of service. 32 guest rooms. No family ever turned away due to financial hardship.Read More
News & Events
Shannon’s Journey from Transplant Caregiver to Family House Intern
A former intern shares her Family House experience and special connection to organ donation.
#SupporterSpotlight: Independent Order of Odd Fellows New Jersey
The Independent Order of Odd Fellows NJ has generously sponsored the Family House shuttle program!
#VolunteerSpotlight: Team Shea
Theresa signed up to cook meals at the Family House in memory of her co-worker's grandaughter, Shea.
Love Brings "Liver Sisters" Together
Ashley decided to donate a portion of her liver to a member of her church.
#VolunteerSpotlight: MTF Biologics
MTF Biologics has been spending a lot of time in our kitchen cooking meals for transplant families.
Hand Prints of Hope
NASRCAR's Joey Gase visited the Family House to help raise awareness of organ and tissue donation.
My First Home was Gift of Life Family House
When he was finally able to leave the hospital's care, the Family House became Asher's first home.