Compassionate Friends Worldwide Candle Lighting hosted by Grieving Mothers
Uniting family and friends in lighting candles to honor the memories of sons, daughters, brothers, sisters and grandchildren who left too soon. As candles are lit at 7:00 pm local time, hundreds of thousands of persons commemorate and honor the memory of all children gone too soon.
Highlights: Reading of children's names and ornaments placed on the tree
Bring: Picture of child and your own candle
Special Events: Arrive at least 15 minutes early. Snacks and a time of gathering will take place after the candle lighting so people can connect with other parents and families.