Cancer House of Hope Luminaria

Monday, December 4, 2023
(Inclement Weather Date: December 5, 2023)

West Springfield Town Common
Parking available at West Springfield Senior Center, 128 Park St.

Open to the public5:30 p.m. – Lighting Ceremony with Mayor Will Reichelt
Display closes at 7:30 p.m.

Mark your calendars for this special evening of beauty, inspiration and community where upwards of 1,000 luminaries are lit for all lives impacted by cancer. 

Cancer House of Hope is hosting its annual Luminaria, offering the community a special way this holiday season to pay tribute to family members, friends, neighbors and colleagues who have encountered cancer.  For a small donation, each luminary carries a personalized dedication and is lit to symbolize celebration, hope and remembrance.

Be a part of this wonderful evening emphasizing the beauty of a community that cares. 

Sponsorship Opportunities

Guests walk along a candlelit path at the luminaria

Proceeds from sponsorships help to fund the wellness programs and support services offered at Cancer House of Hope.  From our wig boutique to massage, reiki, yoga, support groups and a host of other therapeutic resources, everything we do is offered at no charge to our members.  Your donation is a true gift to all who come through our doors seeking connection, community, and relief from the physical and emotional challenges of having cancer.

Sponsors receive complimentary luminaries for you and your employees, and are recognized on social media, in the event media advisory, and on dedicated signage at the event. Sponsorships are fully tax-deductible.

Sponsorship opportunities:

Shining Star Presenting Sponsor: $10,000
Hope Burns Bright Sponsor: $5,000
Graceful Light Sponsor: $2,500
Caring Community Sponsor: $1,000
Warm Glow Sponsor: $500

Click here to pay for your sponsorship online or to make a donation of any amount.
Click here for a printable sponsorship form.


  • Help set up the Luminaria display from 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 pm on December 4.
  • Be a Luminaria Lighter!  25 – 30 luminary lighters are needed at 5:30 p.m. to help bring the whole display to life!
  • Cleanup Crew: help clean up the Luminaria display at 7:30 p.m.

For all event inquiries, please contact Margaret Toomey at 413-733-1858 or [email protected].