Our Mission

Our mission is to provide emotional support, quality of life programs, and financial assistance for children and their families affected by childhood cancer. 

  • children under 19 diagnosed with cancer each year
    children under 19 diagnosed with cancer each year

    15,780

  • survivors face chronic health condition
    survivors face chronic health condition

    66%

  • families experiencing financial hardship
    families experiencing financial hardship

    83%

  • US childhood cancer survivors
    US childhood cancer survivors

    270,000 +

Facts pulled from American Childhood Cancer Organization

Candlelighters in the news

Automobile dealers in the Valley Automall converged on Lexus of Henderson recently to again present Twelve Days of Christmas and help 14 Southern Nevada charities.

The annual hockey Fights Cancer Night took place Nov. 21 during the game against the San Jose Sharks. The Knights also presented a $75,000 check to pediatric cancer organizations alongside children from the Candlelighters organization.