Candle of Hope

Buy a Candle of Hope in memory or support of a loved one affected by cancer

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Candle of Hope message

We will place a Candle of Hope for you in memory or support of a loved one affected by cancer.

If you like, you can add a message here which will be written onto the candle bag for inclusion at your chosen Relay.

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Donation amount

Candle bags can be dedicated at the Relay of your choice for €5. Supporters are also welcome to make a donation in a greater amount.

€60 can help provide cancer support and information, including specialist end-of-life support, to three people through our helpline or website.

€100 can help provide comprehensive manuals and family information booklets for every Night Nurse across the country.

€250 can help provide specialist Night Nurse training to ensure that every cancer patient receiving end of life night-time care in their home get up to date, excellent care.

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Email receipting helps us keep our costs as low as possible so that your donation can make the greatest possible impact; however, if you would like a paper receipt posted to you, please select that option above.

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