THE CANDLE LIGHTERS RAISE $50,000 AT COCKTAILS FOR A CAUSE

November 3rd, 2018

The Candle Lighters biennial “Cocktails for a Cause” fundraising celebration took place on Saturday, November 3rd.  Hosted at the Hackensack Golf Club in Oradell, NJ, the evening featured live music and dancing, an open bar, and heavy hors d’oeuvres as well as a tricky tray, silent & live auction, and 50/50 raffle.

In total, The Candle Lighters' "Cocktails for a Cause" raised more than $50,000 on behalf of The Arc of Essex County.

The Candle Lighters will continue their mission by hosting their popular Tricky Tray at Mayfair Farms in West Orange, on Sunday, February 24, 2019. Additional details and registration will be available in the coming weeks.

The Candle Lighters was established as a 501(c)3 organization dedicated to raising resources for The Arc of Essex County. Since their inception, The Candle Lighters have generated considerable funds to support 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.