"We've met too many other families and too many other beautiful children, who have Niemann-Pick Type C who really need to be saved." - Mike Parseghian
A Legacy of Hope
From beautiful identical twins to aspiring firefighter, the children affected with Niemann-Pick Type C will inspire you with their stories of hope and courage.
Join the Fight
The Parseghians, Notre Dame and the families that battle Niemann-Pick Type C everyday need your help and support in the fight against NPC.
Niemann-Pick Type C (NPC) is a rare and deadly neurodegenerative childhood disease that primarly strikes children.
Learn more about NPC.
Notre Dame, in partnership with the Ara Parseghian Medical Research Foundation, is actively engaged in research seeking a cure for NPC.
Learn more about our efforts