Community of Healing


Childhood Cancer Affects All of Us


In 1977, five families who spent months living in Doernbecher caring for a child with cancer realized that there were few services that supported the WHOLE family during the crisis. Through their shared experience they created an organization  that would support the entire family.
 
CFCWC-40th-Logo-300px(transparent-bgnd)web.pngAs we mark our 40th anniversary, Candlelighters For Children With Cancer has served 80,000 family members and is still the only organization in Oregon and SW Washington that provides for the entire family when a child is diagnosed and treated for cancer. 
 
 

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