Category: Events

How a DJ Collective Threw a Dance Party to Support Homeless Families at Raphael House

Sep 16 2019
Raphael House

Dan Parsons and his friends Peter Reiseman, Alex Zekoff, and Parker Mills were looking for a way to make an impact in their community. Seeing the extent of the homeless crisis in San Francisco, they wanted to find a local charity that helps alleviate family homelessness. After a quick Google search and learning more about […]

Thank You for an Amazing One Home, Many Hearts Gala!

May 14 2019
Raphael House

Raphael House would like to express our sincere gratitude for the outpouring of support from our donors, sponsors, and volunteers at our 22nd Annual One Home, Many Hearts Gala on May 11th at the Four Seasons Hotel in San Francisco. The event was a sold-out success, and thanks to our generous Bay Area community, we […]

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 […]

Q&A SESSION: HOMELESSNESS IN SAN FRANCISCO

Jun 18 2016
Kim Lessard

Join Raphael House Executive Director Ralph Payton, Sam Dodge of SF Mayor’s Office of HOPE, and others. June 11 or 12 Are you up for the challenge of a lifetime? One that will make a difference for families in need? In anticipation of the coordinated city wide media coverage of homeless issues on June 29th, please join Booksmith […]

Fr. David and Elaine Lowell Children’s Library Opens at Raphael House

Apr 19 2016
Kim Lessard

Raphael House Board of Directors, donors, volunteers, and staff came together in early April to celebrate the opening of the Fr. David and Elaine Lowell Children’s Library at Raphael House. The construction for the Children’s Library was completed thanks to HomeAid Northern California and XL Construction who generously donated the materials and services for the project. They also […]

Bridge Program Birthday Parties A Fun Time for All!

Feb 5 2016
Kim Lessard

One Saturday a month, Raphael House hosts a birthday party for the children in the Bridge Program who have birthdays during that month. Families gather in celebration to eat delicious food, play games, and open presents. Children of Shelters has been generous in providing the cakes, cupcakes, and decorations for the birthday parties. And recently Facebook, who also […]

‘One Home, Many Hearts" Gala 2018

Oct 29 2015
Kim Lessard

Help Support Homeless Families from the Bay Area Come celebrate Raphael House’s 46th year of supporting homeless families in San Francisco, as we eat, drink, and revel in the beautiful ambiance of the Palace Hotel!  Enjoy specialty cocktails, delicious wines, exclusive auction packages, a fabulous 3-course meal, and dancing the night away under the emerald […]