Fundraising Events

Candlelighters fundraising and educational events are fun and meaningful opportunities to learn about our mission, and connect with other supporters to raise money for local families facing pediatric cancer.

If you have questions about Events or want to know more about supporting or sponsoring our events we would love to hear from you! Please contact our Events and Fundraising Manager, Jennifer Kelly.

Candlelighters Events

Ride for a Child 2021 – Another Team Effort!

Ride for a Child 2021 – Another Team Effort!

Thank you, riders and Honored Children for another amazing Ride For A Child 2021!  It's hard to believe that this cycling fundraiser, Candlelighters oldest and largest, started with one man riding to honor the memory of his daughter 20 years ago. From June 18 -...

Ride for a Child’s Legacy of 20 Years

Ride for a Child’s Legacy of 20 Years

This year, Ride for a Child, our biggest fundraising event of the year celebrates 20 years. It all began with founder Dick Hartung's pledge to honor his daughter Jill's life, a story that never ceases to inspire. "Our daughter Jill passed away in 1997 at the age of 9...

Community Partner Events

Golf to Give 2021

Golf to Give 2021

August 6 marked the 5th annual Golf to Give Challenge. Spots filled up early, with the tournament reaching capacity in advance. Golfers enjoyed cool (ish) weather, a variety of raffles, contests and beverages amongst friendly and familiar faces. The helicopter ball...

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