The Candle Lighters Elect New Officers

January 9th, 2015

The Candle Lighters recently elected its 2015 executive officers.  Established as a 501(c)3 organization in 1974, The Candle Lighters are dedicated to raising resources for The Arc of Essex County's unfunded and under-funded programs. Benefitting programs include Camp Hope, the Stepping Stones Early Intervention program, and recreation programs for children and adults with intellectual and developmental disabilities.

2015 Candle Lighters Executive Officers:

Co-Presidents:  Trish Boylan & Eileen Hahn

First Vice-President:  Stephanie Hopton

Second Vice-President:  Stephanie Mc Gowan

Recording Secretary:  Bethann Spiotta

Corresponding Secretary:  Eldy Pavon

Treasurer:  Debbie Shulkowski

Immediate Past President:  Jennifer Blougouras

For more information about The Candle Lighters, please visit