A United Way funded agency
Candlelighters of the El Paso Area, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization that serves families of children with cancer. It is the only no cost provider in the region and surrounding areas to offer emergency financial assistance, workshops, counseling, summer camps, and many other services and activities for children with cancer and their loved ones. Presently, we serve 200 children in active treatment and provide extended services to over 1,000 registered families in the region. Our mission is to improve the quality of life for families coping with childhood cancer.