Learn how we're connecting with families during COVID19.


Why Give?

The financial and emotional impact ofSupport local kids (like Xavier) & their families_signature.png childhood cancer can be enormous. 

  • 2 out of 4 families report considerable to severe household debt as a result of the child’s cancer care.
  • 33% of families state that one adult in their household stopped working completely.
  • 6 out of 10 families with children with cancer reported spending between $1,000 and $10,000 a year on non-medical expenses.

Why Give to Candlelighters?

Candlelighters serves the entire family when a child is diagnosed with cancer, through treatment, and beyond. We help local families in Oregon and SW Washington by providing:

Where Does My Donation Go?

Download our 2019 annual report to learn about revenue and expense allocations.

Making a donation in memory or in honor of a loved one?  

We’ll mail a letter on your behalf to your chosen recipient.  Simply provide the contact information and allow 7-10 days for delivery.

Donate online or by check.

Mail your check to:
Candlelighters For Chidlren With Cancer
6600 SW 92nd Ave, Suite 160
Portland, OR 97223