Best Birthday Yet Program

Make this your "Best Birthday Yet" by pledging to raise money for transplant families.


You can celebrate your special day by supporting transplant families at Gift of Life Family House and make this your “Best Birthday Yet”!

Ask your family and friends to join you.

This year on your birthday, instead of asking for a gift, ask them to make a donation to support families seeking life-saving transplant care far from home.

Make this your “Best Birthday Yet” by giving the gift of home!

Let your loved ones know that the transplant families traveling to Philadelphia for life-saving care are on your mind and that a contribution to the Family House would not only support them during one of the hardest times in their lives, but that it would be a great way to celebrate you, too!

Pledge your birthday today and when your birthday gets closer, we’ll send you reminders and a toolkit to help make this your “Best Birthday Yet”!

Or you can start your birthday fundraiser now:


Fundraising Toolkit:

To help you host a successful online birthday fundraiser, click here to download the Best Birthday Yet Fundraising Toolkit

If you have any questions regarding birthday fundraisers, please contact us at 267-546-9812 or email

Thank you!

News & Events

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.

Thomas Jefferson University Hospital Pledges to Support Family House

Jefferson Hospital made a $250,000 pledge to support transplant families at the Family House.

We've Got You, Mom

Nicole became her mother Donna's caregiver and together, they navigated the transplant journey.

Corporate Spotlight: Laundry Made Easy

Our friends from Hercules Laundry generously donated five new washer and dryer sets!

Getting by With a Little Help From our Friends

As part of our Caregiver Lifeline Program, we bring in therapy dogs to spend time with our guests!

The Flight For My Life

Karen's life-saving transplant relocated her and her family over 350 miles from home.

#FacebookFUNdraiser: Anthony Vetrano

Learn why Anthony decided to host a Facebook fundraiser for the Family House!

From Hospital to Home

"My stay at the Family House gets better each time," says Lauren, a past Family House guest.

Grown Up and Giving Back

Read about Mya, a liver recipient and employee, and her experience here at the Family House.

Families Joined by Love and Life in Family House Kitchen

The Hess and Palmer families come together to celebrate the life of Mason Hess.

Family Close By

“Having my wife nearby was especially helpful to my recovery,” Tim says.

#SupporterSpotlight: Facebook Fundraisers

Did you know you can hold an online fundraiser to support the Family House on Facebook?

Gift of Life Volunteer Recognition Ceremony

Gift of Life Family House honors volunteers at the Gift of Life Volunteer Recognition Ceremony.

Peter Mansaray, father of a heart recipient and past Family House guest.

A Father & Son Journey

" the time we left [the Family House], I left with a whole family.”

Legacy Society members Elizabeth and David Kennedy.

Leaving a Legacy

David and Elizabeth are leaving a legacy with planned gifts to the Family House.

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