Providing One Day to Remember for children of a parent suffering from a life-limiting illness.

Research shows that 24% of adults with cancer are parenting children younger than 18 years, equating to approximately 3 million children having a parent with cancer.

(Semple and McCaughan, 2013)

Photo by  Adam Michaels

Photo by Adam Michaels


"The best part of the day was seeing the light return to Lucie’s eyes, because she lost part of her personality this year. I wanted her to have a perfect day."

-Julie M - Recipient 

Our Mission

We strive to restore the light in the eyes of the nearly 3 million children under the age of 18 with a parent suffering from cancer or other life-limiting illness.  By providing One Day that is cost-free, worry-free, cancer-free, and treatment-free, One Day to Remember helps create positive memories that will last a lifetime. 


"We had a great day! It was great to get out and spend time with my daughter - other than me being sick at the doctors."

- Jennifer B - Recipient 

Photo by  Lauren Renee

Photo by Lauren Renee

We provide One Day to Remember for all who meet the following criteria:

Must have a life-limiting illness


Currently under the care of a physician

Have at least one child under the age of 18 

We are humbled and beyond grateful for this beautiful article in Pittsburgh Magazine!! We cannot thank you enough for your wonderful support and for helping us share our mission. We are unable to accomplish our goals without the support of our community and we are so appreciative for this opportunity!

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If you are a business or an individual interested in helping us by either donating, volunteering, or providing services, please contact us.