Welcome to JW House

A home away from home for families facing medical crisis
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The Dream of a Young Man

Portrait of JW Knapen
We keep families together during medical crises by offering a welcoming home close to the hospital and providing a caring and compassionate environment that inspires hope.Read more
Silicon Valley Gives 2015

Donate Online to JW House for “Silicon Valley Gives” and WIN two round-trip Alaska Airlines tickets!

Silicon Valley Gives is a 24-hour online fundraising effort, hosted by the Silicon Valley Community Foundation. This year’s event will be on May 5. Last year’s, first-ever, SV Gives event raised over $8 million for 600 nonprofits in the area. Nearly $6,000 of that went to JW House. This year, we’ve set our sights higher and need YOU to help us reach our goal of $10,000 raised online during the 24 hours of SV Gives from 12:00 am to 11:59 pm on May 5.

By making a donation to JW House online before or during SV Gives, you can win two round trip Alaska Airlines tickets.

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2014 Impact

Family served at JW house

248

Overnight Families

Day Guests at JW House

712

Day Use Families

Volunteer at JW House

10,115

Volunteer hours

Meals prepared at JW House

7,727

Meals prepared

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A big Thank You to Our Partners

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