In The Spotlight

Now townwide and celebrating its 9th year, Cheshire's Lights of Hope has raised over $500,000 for local charities since its birth in one small neighborhood in Cheshire.


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Save the Date!

November 8, 2014

Kick Off Rally

Cheshire High School 1:00 PM

Save the date! November 8, 2014!

Light your home and business with Cheshire's Lights of Hope luminary kits to benefit Cheshire charities including:

  • Cheshire Community Food Pantry
  • Cheshire Youth & Social Services
  • Petit Family Foundation
  • Cheshire's Lights of Hope Scholarship Fund

Don't miss the Lights of Hope Rally starting at 1:00 pm November 8th in front of Cheshire High School:

  • Entertainment: Musical performances, Face painting for kids
  • Local Food Vendors
  • Mile of Hope Lighting on Route 10
  • Luminary Sales
  • Official Lights of Hope Kick-Off Ceremony

Opportunities to Help:

  • Volunteer to help organize this event
  • Become your neighborhood street captain
  • Purchase luminary kits for $10 via your street captain, local retailers (Hines, PAWS, Cheshire Nursery) or day-of sales!
  • Become a Business Sponsor to light the Mile of Hope on Route 10
Celebrating Our New Mission

Join us in celebrating our new mission…


Cheshire's Lights of Hope unites our community to light up our town and create a brighter world.  Through acts of kindness and generosity we encourage good citizenship and promote volunteerism while embracing and supporting local charities.  Since its inception in 2005, Cheshire’s Lights of Hope has grown in its purpose and vision to support local charities through active volunteerism.




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Help us choose this years 2014 individual or organization Luminary Award, click here to submit your online nomination.


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Our volunteer time sign up opportunities and sign off procedures have been enhanced this year.

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