Memories For Kids was so happy to help create the BEST DAY EVER for the Jessen Family! Chris and Kay along with their 2 girls, ages 3 and 6, were able to experience #Jayhawk fun in the best way possible…the sweet 16. The night began with a limousine ride and ended with a Kansas victory!
Omaha Work Herald Article about the Jessen Family
Click this link to see the Jessen Family cheering on their team! – ROCK CHALK JAYHAWK
The Wells Family traveled to Clearwater, Florida. In addition to spending time with each other enjoying the beach, the kids fed Winter the Dolphin at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium. They also enjoyed Captain Memo’s Pirate Cruise.
Lisa began her cancer journey in November 2016, when she was diagnosed with metastatic breast cancer. The family has been talking about visiting to ocean. They stayed at the Hyatt in Clearwater Beach, Florida. They spent a day at the Clearwater Marine Aquarium, where they met some of the dolphins from the movie, A Dolphins Tale. In addition to spending time at the beach, they took a pirate cruise.
“It was absolutely wonderful! We didn’t want to leave! We are even planning to go back someday.”
Kala was diagnosed with Breast Cancer in February 2017. Her daughter, Taylor, has been hoping for a trip to Disney so she could meet Elsa and Anna. So, when asked where she and Kaden would like to visit, Disney was their first choice. They stayed in a Cars Family Suite and has lots of fun exploring the magic of Disney and creating fun memories.
“I can’t thank you enough! We had a blast!”
Special thank you to the Papillion Data Center Team, Turner Construction in partnership with Hunt Inc and Miller Electric, for their generous donation to this special memory.
Mike was diagnosed with colorectal cancer that spread to his lungs and brain. The Loehring Family spent time in Kansas City at Great Wolf Lodge, visiting Legoland and dining at Fritz.
In May, MFK received the following note. “Just a note to say Thank You again. Our girls were all born in May and each year they pick an organization to donate some of their birthday money to. They all decided it should go to Memories for Kids. We are so grateful for the memories we made at Great Wolf Lodge.
Maria is a single mother suffering from Stage IV terminal metastatic breast cancer. She has four children, 14, 13, 11 and 4. Her oldest son would skip school at times to stay home and take care of his mother. This is not the way Maria envisioned her children spending their childhood years. Prior to Memories For Kids stepping in, they had never traveled outside of Nebraska. This past summer, the entire family took their first plane ride to Orlando to enjoy Disney World.