Who We Are
Remembering Cherubs is a 501c3 charitable organization that provides access to pregnancy loss-related resources and general educational information on pregnancy loss-related issues. Our self-service resource center and events primarily serve southeast Michigan.
What We Do
Remembering Cherubs brings together a diverse range of pregnancy loss resources into one convenient space. Through partnerships and collaborations with community organizations, we remove barriers to access support.
We also create resources centered around five major forms of health: mental, emotional, physical, spiritual, and social. Additionally, we host 4 annual events to build an inclusive community of support around parents of loss.
Remembering Cherubs primarily focuses on miscarriage, but also offers support for stillbirth, infant death, and infertility.
Explore our four main programs:
*Click each link to tour the program.
Mission, Vision & Values
Mission statement: to provide support, guidance, and education to parents their supporters and providers following pregnancy loss.
Vision statement: to work closely with medical and health professionals to establish care plans, founded on our core values of Support, Guidance and Education, that individuals and families can follow independently or in concert with a health professional.
We come from various backgrounds, cultures, and perspectives and believe our best work happens when we identify and eliminate barriers to ensure our voices are heard and everyone feels they belong. We commit to Diversity, Equity, & Inclusion in the programs and services we offer and of the individuals that run our organization.
When Monica Anderson experienced two heartbreaking pregnancy losses 22 years apart, she decided to embark on a mission that would ensure others didn't endure the lack of support she did. She founded Remembering Cherubs and has since dedicated her time to helping women and families coping with the tragedy of loss. Monica is co-chair for University of Michigan Health System's Perinatal Infant Reproductive Loss (PIRL) Committee and is also a Project Coordinator at The Secret Society Of Twisted Storytellers®.
Detroit Public Television, in partnership with PBS, presents, Detroit Performs: Live From Marygrove, a series dedicated to highlighting Detroit's best artists, performers and organizations. Remembering Cherubs Founder, Monica Anderson was featured on season 11, episode 5, where she shared a powerful story followed by a one-on-one sit-down with host Satori Shakoor to discuss Remembering Cherubs' origin, mission, and impact on the pregnancy loss community. Click the video below to view the episode.
Even For A Day
Even For A Day is an incredibly powerful spoken word poem set to uplifting music that speaks from the heart. Written and performed by Monica Anderson, founder of Remembering Cherubs, and featuring music by Grammy-award winning producer Chris Sholar, the message offered through this compelling piece is one of hope and healing. It serves as an affirmation of strength, conveying inspiring messages of light during hard times. With its thoughtful lyrics and entrancingly emotive music, Even For A Day invites listeners to take a journey with the creators, allowing them to experience the beauty within life’s struggles. Best experienced with headphones, Even For A Day is sure to provoke feelings of peace and understanding in any listener.
Words of affirmation are powerful tools that can transform how we perceive and interact with the world around us. By taking a few moments to speak intentional affirmations on a daily basis, we create meaningful connection to both ourselves and our goals. Research has shown that even small reminders, such as through repeating affirmations, can have profound effects on self-healing, happiness, and mental health. That is why this sonic affirmation journey was crafted - in order to provide an easy way for those seeking support and affirmation to connect with the power of words. Put on some headphones for an even greater experience and speak these words aloud - let the vibrations of your own voice truly tap into the healing powers of affirmations!