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Genentech Pays It Forward

June 28, 2011

For the last two years the company Genentech has been holding a NonProfit Expo. The Expo this year invited twenty different non-profits from around the Bay area to come and participate in... View Article

Volunteer of the Month

June 28, 2011

Annie Coyne began volunteering for Family House in April of this year. Her passion to help others in a healthcare setting along with her sincere and upbeat personality has truly... View Article

Summer BBQ

June 28, 2011

Last friday was a beautiful summer day, and here at Family House we celebrated by throwing a BBQ for all of our families. A group of thirteen volunteers from Salesforce... View Article

Its True..

June 22, 2011

It’s your friendly Intern Jill again…and I just wanted to give you an update on how things are going. I cannot believe it has been almost a month since I... View Article

HAPPY FATHER’s DAY

June 21, 2011

A Poem Celebrating all that Fathers do in this world and in our own lives. Thank you all for being our heros and our rocks through the good times and... View Article

A Lovely Reminder

June 17, 2011

The first lines from William Blake’s poem “Auguries of Innocence” captures the beauty and wonder of life…some people spend their whole lives working towards such an outlook…     But in only... View Article

Quote of the Day

June 17, 2011

“Don’t Count the Days, Make the Days Count.”

Madison Waller – A Mother’s Story

June 15, 2011

Almost (four) years ago, our beautiful, 5 year-old daughter, Madison, was diagnosed with leukemia. The news hit us like a bomb, but, fortunately, we were sent to UCSF Children’s Hospital... View Article

Megan Murray’s Story

June 14, 2011

4 years ago when then-13-year-old Megan Murray was diagnosed with acute lymphoblastic leukemia, Family House became a “port in the storm” for Megan and her mom, Sue. “It was our... View Article