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Candlelighters, a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization, is a parent-run organized support network. We educate, support, serve and advocate for families of children with cancer and other blood disorders, bereaved families, survivors of childhood cancer, and the professionals that care for us.

Support Groups

Pediatric Oncology Support Group meets at the Ronald McDonald House, 2155 E Allen Rd, 3rd Wednesday of each month. 5:30pm-7:00pm; Sept 20, October 18, Nov 15.

Sickle Cell Parent Support Group meet in the cafeteria meeting rooms on Tuesday Sept 26, Oct 24
Dinner Provided:
RSVP: Laura Davis, LMSW 520-694-7711

Teen/Young Adult Group: RMH 2155 E Allen Rd, Tucson 85719:
Sunday Sept 17, 2017
Contact Sarah Sarah.Kurker@asu.edu 520-661-7882
Activity and discussion based group. 6:00pm to 8:00pm


Candlelighting Ceremony for Childhood Cancer Awareness

Tuesday, September 12th, 2017
Location: Front lawn of Banner UMC, 1501 N Campbell Ave.,
5:30-7:30pm, Refreshments and candles provided
Thank you to our Pediatric Oncologists

Thank you
Domino's Pizza
Cakes for Causes
Water Street Station
Pizza Hut
Mama's Pizza

"It Is Better To Light One Candle Thank To Curse The Darkness"