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Western & Central New York

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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Browse Upcoming Local Light The Night Events

Sep 27
Syracuse, NY
Sep 28
Rochester, NY
Oct 19
Buffalo, NY

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Light the Night Photos

Photos from the 2017 Buffalo, Rochester and Syracuse Walks.   Please click for the 2017 Light the Night Buffalo photos Please click for the 2017 Light the Night Syracuse Photos     ...

Paper Icon Campaigns in Our Community

Thank you to the following businesses that will be selling Light the Night paper icons to help raise funds to fight blood cancers!                   Now- September 30th,  Buffalo & Rochester, NY                     Now- September 30th, Buff...

Volunteer - Western & Central NY

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 L...


Be inspired by heroes who shine bright through the darkness of cancer.

Western & Central New York

About the Western & Central New York Chapter

4043 Maple Road Suite 105

Amherst, NY 14226

T (716) 834-2578