This Tribute To Single Parents Just Might Make You Cry20 March 2017, 1:48 pm
We’re all familiar with Mother’s Day
and Father’s Day
, but did you know there’s also a National Single Parent Day
In 1984, President Ronald Reagan officially designated March 21
as a day of acknowledgement for the hard work of single parents nationwide.
Three decades later, too few of us are aware of the holiday, including most single parents themselves. In a
, single dads and moms are told about the holiday and share what it’s like to raise their kids without any additional help.
“He is the coolest kid ever,” a single dad named Jonathon
. “[But] it was a new world to me: the teething, the crying at night, the unexplained rashes.”
All three parents say rent and childcare are expenses that weigh heavily on them. Midway through the ad, Angel Soft presents each parent with a surprise that will definitely
lighten their loads. Watch the video above to see how it all plays out.
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