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Come support one of San Francisco’s most anticipated black-tie events of the year while helping families in need. Raphael House’s 18th annual ‘One Home, Many Hearts’ Gala will take place at the iconic Palace Hotel on Saturday, April 18.

All photos by Drew Altizer Photography

Lauren Eastman and Joy Venturini Bianchi

Lauren Eastman and Joy Venturini Bianchi at the 2014 Raphael House Gala

The Raphael House Gala is less than two weeks away and the excitement is building with an incredible preparation for their largest gala to date. The Raphael House 18th annual One Home, Many Hearts Gala is one of San Francisco’s most anticipated black-tie events of the year, and will take place at the iconic Palace Hotel on Saturday, April 18.

Raphael House Gala, 2014

Raphael House Gala, 2014

This magical evening will feature a champagne reception with delicious hors d’oeuvres, hosted bar, and silent auction.  After dinner, San Francisco’s Emmy Award Winning MC Liam Mayclem will turn the microphone over to the Grand Auctioneer, who will take center stage for a live auction with items including international trips and once-in-a-lifetime activities.  This year, up to 600 affluent and charitable guests are expected to attend the gala.

Raphael House Gala, 2014

Raphael House Gala, 2014

Raphael House remains at the forefront of providing families experiencing or at risk for homelessness the personalized solutions they need to build brighter futures.  More than 85% of families go on to achieve long-term stable housing and financial independence.  With a spirit of warmth, compassion, and kindness, Raphael House serves each family uniquely with programs including residential shelter, career building and job placement, K-12 academic tutoring and mentoring, financial literacy workshops, and social activities aimed at strengthening the family bond.  Your support of this event will aid families experiencing homelessness as they move forward to brighter, sustainable futures with stable grounding in this transitional time.

A black-tie affair, the 2014 Raphael House Gala

A black-tie affair, the 2014 Raphael House Gala

Lauren Eastman and a guest at the 2014 Raphael House Gala

Lauren Eastman and a guest at the 2014 Raphael House Gala

2014 Raphael House Gala

2014 Raphael House Gala