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

Halloween Party!

October 29 @ 5:00 pm

Candlelighters Annual Halloween Party is for families who have, or have had, a child/teen in treatment. Hosted at the Z Mansion this fun event includes a Mystery House, food, pumpkins, jumping castle, crafts and games. Costumes encouraged, feel free to bring a side dish.

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.