A Community of Hope

for families with pediatric cancer

Scholarship Applicants Wanted For 2020/2021! 

We're accepting applications for three higher-education scholarships offered to students who have previously been or are diagnosed with childhood cancer. Applications are due April 1. 

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Teen Spotlight
Kenya Rodriguez - 2019/2020 Scholarship Winner 

“Cancer taught me the meaning of survival, and since then I've learned how to live. My mentality is to see life as an everyday adventure.”


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Who We Serve

Candlelighters provides support for families in Oregon and SW Washington impacted by childhood cancer. From diagnosis through treatment and beyond, we provide programs such as emergency financial assistance, an annual family camp, family activities, bereavement support, and a hospital meal program that offers comfort and support for families during a difficult journey. Through it all, we never charge families a dime.