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About Us

Sunshine on a Ranney Day is a nonprofit organization that reimagines and builds custom rooms for children with special needs. Through partnerships and donors, we provide no cost wheelchair accessible bathrooms, dream bedrooms and in-home therapy rooms.

Founder’s Story

In 2012, inspired by a church sermon, Peter and Holly Ranney found their calling to use their God-given talents and resources to help others. Sunshine on a Ranney Day was created with the idea that every child should have their own unique space. Sunshine on a Ranney Day’s first makeover was completed for 11-year-old Mathew, who wanted to spend his last days in his military-themed bunker bedroom. Mathew’s makeover and passing showed how impactful a makeover could be on a child’s life. This experience helped shape Sunshine on a Ranney Day into what it is today.

Continuing to use their networks and resources, in 2020 the Sunny & Ranney Home Furnishings & Decor store opened in Roswell, GA. Sunny & Ranney carries donated excess stock, samples, and discontinued furniture and decor from wholesalers, retailers, designers, and market showrooms. All of the profits from the sales go toward funding Sunshine on a Ranney Day’s mission and our plan to expand to further areas.

Gracie the Pig

Meet Gracie The Pig, the official mascot for Sunshine on a Ranney Day.

Gracie The Pig was inspired by Peter’s unconventional wedding present to Holly. That gift was a baby pot-bellied pig named Gracie. Gracie has grown up since then and has evolved into a high-flying, golden pot-bellied pig who loves making dreams come true for children who face daily struggles. With her magical cape, she soars high above the clouds searching below for a family who could use a little extra ray of hope in their child’s life. With her trusty handsaw by her side, Gracie and her team of Sunshiners build wheelchair accessible bathrooms, dream bedrooms and in-home therapy rooms. She knows anything is possible with a little bit of Sunshine!  

Our Team

Holly Ranney

Co-Founder/President

Peter Ranney

Co-Founder/Program Director

Amanda Evans

Makeover Coordinator

English Hinton

Project Manager

Danielle Leppo

Store Manager

Greg Ranney

Store Greeter

Board of Directors

Travis Couick

STAG Construction
Owner- Board Chair

Alex Paulson

Randall-Paulson Architects
President

Traci Messier

Jackson Spalding
Public Relations Executive

Jennifer Crosby

Crosby Design Group
President & CEO

Paul Nielsen

Swinerton Builders
Operations Manager

Dr. Stephen Timme

Finlistics Solutions
President

Thomas Wilson

Brady Ware & Company
Manager & CPA

Bill Holbrook

Trinity Life at Home
President

Bill Byrd

PMTD Restaurants, LLC
Franchise Owner

Leslie Day-Harrell

Jackson Healthcare
Executive Vice President, Associate Experience

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