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When you or someone you love hears the words "you have cancer"…
It's one of the darkest moments in your life.

The light and warmth we generate delivers hope in time of despair, community in place of loneliness and life-saving RESEARCH & SUPPORT for cancer patients and their families.

We are taking steps to end cancer. WE LIGHT THE NIGHT.

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Oct 15
Minneapolis, MN

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Downtown Minneapolis and Stone Arch Bridge

Event Day Information - Twin Cities

Our Goal Our 2017 Twin Cities goal is to raise $760,000. Last year, you helped raise more than $700,000!  Registration & Check-In Walk-up Fee is $25. Money may be turned in at check-in.  Lanterns and T-shirts All participants receive one lantern. Individuals who raise a minimum of $100 earn a Light The Night T-shirt. 
All survivors receive one lantern, a T-shirt, and...

Local Sponsors - Twin Cities

Light The Night provides a unique opportunity for your company to showcase its dedication to the local community while achieving its marketing goals.  This unique event provides a large platform for your company to build awareness, increase visibility and customer engagement with over 2,000 participants.  

Fundraising Incentives

  CLUBS & INCENTIVES   Individual Fundraising Clubs   CHAMPIONS FOR CURES Individuals who raise a minimum of $100 become a Champion For Cures receive:  A Light the Night T-Shirt One food truck voucher A tribute photo on the main screen immediately before the opening ceremony.  BRIGHT LIGHTS Individuals who raise a minimum of $1,000&n...

Local Leadership - Twin Cities

Our Corporate Chair and Executive Leadership Team Members are local professionals and volunteers who support the mission of LLS through fundraising initiatives and expanding corporate partnerships. They are leaders and advocates for the Light The Night Walk.  To learn more about this team and to find out how to join, contact Kris van Osnabrugge:  Kris.vanOsnabrugge@LLS.org or 612-259-4511 Thank you to ou...

Volunteer - Minnesota

It takes an army of volunteers to make Light The Night a successful and memorable event. Volunteers are needed for event planning, Walk night logistics and our Executive Committees. If you are interested in becoming a volunteer, please complete the form below. We welcome your support! CONNECT: If you know someone living with or supporting someone with blood cancer, tell them about the LLS Communi...


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About the Minnesota Chapter

1711 Broadway Street NE

Minneapolis, MN 55413

T (612) 259-4600