It is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.

Welcome!

Candlelighters is a Tucson based non-profit organization serving families in Southern Arizona who have a child/teen diagnosed with cancer or other blood disorder. This includes leukemia, brain tumors, solid tumors, sickle cell anemia, other anemia’s and other blood disorders. Programs include summer camp, holiday parties, information resources and other support services. Families can self-refer or be referred by their social worker.



Upcoming Events

Holiday Assistance Party

December 15 @ 12:00 pm

Candlelighters Holiday Assistance Program provides help to families during the Holidays in several different ways. You may register your child for a $25 gift wish (up to age 18 and in high school). Due to overwhelming numbers, preference is given to families who have had a child/teen in treatment within the last 5 years.

Click the link below to RSVP or to Volunteer!

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A Huge Thank You to All Our Supporters and Partners

Sponsored by Angel Charity for Children, Inc.