Candlelighters of Brevard, Inc. is a non-profit organization dedicated to children with cancer and their families by offering emotional support and financial assistance.
We are committed to ensuring no one has to face the diagnosis
of childhood cancer alone.
- Because there are no pediatric oncologists in Brevard, 100% of our families must travel out of the county in order to seek medical care.
- These families also drive approximately 372,250 miles to their treatment centers.
- In 2014 these families spent 1,441 days at clinic visits, 1,070 days in-patient and over 200 days were spent at the Ronald McDonald House.
Candlelighters would like to thank all that attended our Volunteer Guild Community Launch Party! We appreciate the support of our NEW guild members, long standing volunteers, COB families, Guild Chairs…
Check out our cover feature article in Brevard Business News! Special thanks to the entire BBN organization for allowing Candlelighters of Brevard the opportunity to share our mission, passion and growth story with our community! BBN-071315
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