Home Cook Heroes
Home Cook Hero volunteers are essential to helping us ensure all transplant families come back to a home-cooked meal during their stay in Philadelphia.Sign Up Now!
Drive the Shuttle
The backbone of the Family House shuttle service is our devoted volunteer drivers. You can help us get our guests to their hospital and doctors appointments.Help Drive
Wish List Drives
Keeping the Family House stocked with basic home necessities requires lots of donated food and supplies. This is an excellent activity to involve your family, company, religious group, or friends!Host a Wishlist Drive
Host an Activity
The Family House Activities Program provides a much-needed lift to our Family House and transplant families. Quality entertainment will help alleviate stress, give the opportunity of quality time spent together not focusing on health issues, and stimulate positive, hopeful feelings.Host an Activity
Organize a Fundraiser
From golf outings, to bake sales, to car washes and more, there are a countless ways you can fundraise with friends, family and coworkers for transplant families. The more creative the better and don’t forget to have fun!Start here
News & Events
Volunteer Spotlight: Ryan's Shamrocks
To honor her son, Carol McCloud and her family host a food drive for the Family House each year.
Volunteer Spotlight: Rutgers Gang
Once a month, these college friends come together to prepare and serve a meal to our guests.
Welcoming Our Newest Family House Advisory Board Member, Bill Soloway!
We'd like to welcome our newest Family House Advisory Board member, Bill Soloway!
Volunteer Spotlight: Ed Galarza
“The Family House is very important,” Ed says. “It’s all about helping people in need.”
Sovereign Insurance Group Underwrites Family House South Porch
Sovereign Insurance Group, longtime Gift of Life partner, makes a generous gift to the Family House.
A Safe Way Home
“The reason we chose to stay at the Family House was because of the shuttle service..."
Hope Shuttled from Door to Door
“The shuttle is a lifesaver for people,” Chris Bolden says. "Without it, we would've struggled."
John Helps Shuttle Hope and You Can, Too
John sees our need for a larger, more accessible vehicle, and he hopes you do, too.
“My spirits have been nothing but high here."
Kind Words from the Aldi's
“My experience at Gift of Life Family House is inexpressible..."
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