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


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

Essential Needs For Families

Saturday October 24, 9am to 11am, 2020

Candlelighters and Courtney's Courage is collecting items for local families who have a child in treatment for cancer. We are seeking the donation of cleaning supplies, Clorox wipes, paper towels, diapers(all sizes), non perishable foods, grocery and gas cards. Please drop off at 2201 N Oracle Rd, Tucson AZ 85705. 9am to 4pm. 2201 Custom Tees, (Courtney's Courage) Contact Kathy at 520-269-9824 or Beverley 520-777-4911 (Eastside drop off must be prearranged). Days Of Caring Event will be Saturday October 24, 2020 at 2201 N Oracle Rd. 9am to 11am

A Huge Thank You to All Our Supporters and Partners

Sponsored by Angel Charity for Children, Inc.