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

Candlelighters Dream Night Prom 2020

Crystal Ball 2020 - Postponed, no new date set

Other Dates for 2020: Candlelighters Family Camp May 29-31, 2020 Children's Cancer Network is now accepting Scholarship applications for the 2020-2021 school year! Due April 30 For more college scholarship information please contact Beverley.

A Huge Thank You to All Our Supporters and Partners

Sponsored by Angel Charity for Children, Inc.