News & Press

Raphael House Welcomes Marc Slater as New Executive Director

Feb 11 2019
Raphael House

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE San Francisco, CA — February 12, 2019 Raphael House — the largest and only privately-funded family homeless shelter in San Francisco — appoints Marc Slater as its new Executive Director, effective January 28th, 2019. Slater brings 15 years of fundraising, operational, and management experience with Bay Area nonprofits to his new role. […]

We Raised $46,000 For Homeless Families at Gobble & Give 2018!

Nov 7 2018
Raphael House

We had a wonderful day together at our annual Gobble & Give family fundraiser celebration on November 3, with delicious food, drinks, entertainment and lots of happy families celebrating Raphael House. We’d like to give a very big and appreciative THANK YOU to every sponsor, donor, entertainer, volunteer, and attendee who made Gobble & Give possible. Download more photos from the event […]

Aramark & Raphael House Partner for Another Successful ABC Day in 2018

Sep 22 2018
Raphael House

Raphael House truly relies on the support of its donors and volunteers to help low-income families and families experiencing homelessness strengthen family bonds by achieving stable housing and financial independence. Since 2007, Aramark and the Alliance for Strong Families and Communities have partnered to help communities thrive by promoting volunteerism through Aramark’s global volunteer and […]

Raphael House Gala Raises More than $775,000 for Homeless Families

May 21 2018
Adonica Shaw

Raphael House is proud to announce that our 21st Annual “One Home, Many Hearts” Gala raised more than $775,000! We are inspired beyond words by the outpouring of support from everyone who attended and participated in this important event to help families who are experiencing homelessness achieve long-term stability and financial independence. We extend our […]

Fourth Graders Cami and Kate Sell Lemonade for Raphael House

Jul 1 2016
Kim Lessard

Cami and Kate, two fourth graders, walked into Raphael House one evening laughing and holding a small white envelope. They happily explained that they recently held a lemonade stand and wanted to donate all of their profits to helping families at Raphael House. The girls had sold cookies along with the lemonade and raised about […]

Watch: Panel Discussion On Homelessness in San Francisco With Ralph Payton, Sam Dodge, and Others

Jun 30 2016
Kim Lessard

Thanks to everyone who came out to the Haight earlier this month for an engaging and educational discussion around homelessness in our community. The discussion was organized in anticipation of the SF Homeless Project media blitz this week, during which local media outlets have saturated the news with stories about homelessness in San Francisco in order to increase awareness and inspire […]