In The Spotlight

Now townwide and celebrating its 10th year, Cheshire's Lights of Hope has raised over $550,000 for local charities since its birth in one small neighborhood in Cheshire.


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Save the Date!


November 8, 2014

12:00 noon - Congregational Church Green Kick Off Rally

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 12:00 noon November 8th on the Congregational Church Green in center of Cheshire:

  • 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 Captains
  • 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



Luminary Nomination

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


Volunteer Today

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

Upcoming Events

Mon Oct 27 @ 6:00PM
Street Captain Pick Up
Tue Oct 28 @ 6:00PM
Street Captain Pick Up
Mon Nov 03 @ 6:00PM
Mile of Hope Assembly
Tue Nov 04 @ 6:00PM
Mile of Hope Assembly
Sat Nov 08 @12:00PM
2014 Lights of Hope Kick Off Rally