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!
Become a Home Cook Hero All Star
Want your own plate on our All Star Wall? Provide at least 12 meals in a calendar year and you can!Sign Up Now!
Drive the Shuttle
The backbone of the Gift of Life Howie’s 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 Gift of Life Howie’s 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
Gift of Life Howie’s House Activities Program provides a much-needed lift to guests at Gift of Life Howie’s House. Volunteer led activities 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
Create a Virtual Fundraiser
From virtual walks to celebrating milestones and honoring loved ones – virtual fundraisers are an effective and easy way to support our mission. It’s also a great way to volunteer from the comfort and safety of your home or office. Will you create a virtual fundraiser to raise important funds for Gift of Life Howie’s House?
News & Events
Shannon’s Journey from Transplant Caregiver to Howie's House Intern
A former intern shares her Howie's House experience and special connection to organ donation.
#SupporterSpotlight: Independent Order of Odd Fellows New Jersey
The Independent Order of Odd Fellows NJ has generously sponsored the Howie's House shuttle program!
#VolunteerSpotlight: Team Shea
Theresa signed up to cook meals at the Howie's House in memory of her co-worker's granddaughter.
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 Howie's House to help raise awareness of organ and tissue donation.
My First Home was Gift of Life Howie's House
When he was finally able to leave the hospital's care, the Howie's House became Asher's first home.
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