ndations for Families Campaign, will increase the number of families we are able…
Fr. David and Elaine delighted staff and friends by sharing some of their history at Raphael House, which included showing us the room where they lived when they were first married!
Friends old and new came together recently when the Raphael House community paid tribute to former Raphael House Executive Director Father David Lowell and and his wife Elaine at a dedication for our new children’s library.
The Fr. David and Elaine Lowell Children’s Library will be built in a room adjacent to the Ella Rigney Libray that was formerly used as a chapel. Building on the foundation of the use of books and arts within our Children’s Program, the…
We caught up recently with Nicole, one of our moms, and her teen daughter Sade. They told us this past fall they enjoyed their first ever baseball game, thanks to our generous friends at Aramark, who donated Giants tickets to Raphael House families. Both mom and daughter are HUGE San Francisco sports fans.
“My daughter and I had the best time ever at the SF Giants game,” said Nicole. “We even got to see Willie Mays one of the greatest players of all time- Yes! The seats were awesome! The atmosphere was full of energy. I guess we brought luck because the Giants beat the Padres 8-9. What a night!” Thank…
There’s a word you hear a lot in the rooms and hallways of Raphael House: it’s partner. For some of us the word means a spouse or loved one. We might think of a best friend as our “partner in crime.” Maybe your daughter just made partner at the firm. Whatever imagery it conjures up, for us at Raphael House it’s more than a noun or a greeting. It’s a philosophy.
Partnership is one of Raphael House’s five core beliefs and it’s a principal that guides everything we do: from the way we engage the families we serve to leveraging professional relationships within our community in order…
Thanks to the support of attendees, donors, sponsors, staff, volunteers, speakers, and many more we successfully raised approximately $452,000 at our One Home, Many Hearts Gala on Friday, May 2nd! These funds directly support our crucial programs for homeless and low-income families in the Bay Area. This goes on record as our most successful Gala to date! Thank you! Here are the photos, and below is list of our sponsors who made the event possible.