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

Costume/Halloween Party

Candlelighters Annual Costume Party will be Monday October 28th, 2019 at 5:00pm at the Z Mansion, 288 N Church Ave, Tucson AZ 85701. Please RSVP to with your name and the number of adults/children attending in your family.

A Huge Thank You to All Our Supporters and Partners

Sponsored by Angel Charity for Children, Inc.