Providing emotional, educational and practical support to families of children with cancer

Welcome To Candlelighters

For more than 25 years, Candlelighters has supported the needs of families facing childhood cancer. Our Parent Consultants are based at both Texas Children’s Cancer Center and at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center Children’s Cancer Hospital.  Please help us fulfill our mission by getting involved or make a donation today.


News & Events

March 23, 2019 - March 23, 2019 11th Annual Margarita Taste Off
at At Kirby Ice House

April 23, 2019 - April 23, 2019 Lights of Courage Luncheon
at At River Oaks Country Club

July 2018 - July 2018 Summer Surprises
at At Texas Children’s Hospital and MD Anderson

September 2019 - September 2019 Candlelighters Fun Walk
at At Terry Hershey Park