Good Morning Candle Lighters! Happy Tuesday! What an exciting two weeks it has been here at LTC. Our offices have been nothing but busy, busy, busy getting cards out for our children! We would like to thank our Guest Candle Lighters this month. A special thank you to HHS National Honors Society and Alexis P! Your team of volunteers has been nothing less than amazing creating cards this past year. Our founder Jordan has been working very hard at expanding our cards! She has big plans for this summer, so stay tuned :)! A special congrats to our founder Jordan for winning two scholarships this week as well. If you haven't done so, check us out on Twitter! (@L1ght_thecandle) We love all of our followers. Most importantly, have a great week Candle Lighters! Remember to KEEP SHINING!!
Hey Candle Lighters! Happy Sunday..and a Happy Mother's day to all of the Moms as well! WOW… where to do we begin? This week Monday, our founder Jordan got to travel to New York city to attend a gala at The Plaza Hotel! She was being honored for all her work with Light The Candle along with 12 other young volunteers from all across the United States. Way to go Jordan! We continued to make cards this week for all of our candle lighters… young and old! A very special happy birthday to our candle lighters that got cards this week! This week Friday, our documentary was done!! Our awesome filmmakers Lauren and Jess put the wraps on the film and are now in editing. A special thank you to everyone that was interviewed and took part in this special project. This upcoming week is filled with lots of new things for us here at LTC. We are welcoming some more guest candle lighters and we are also revealing some new things! Stay tuned Candle Lighters. KEEP SHINING 🙂
Hey Candle Lighters! Happy Weekend 🙂 We hope that this update finds you well. WOW, what an amazing week we had. We started this week filming our documentary that is being made about us. Our lovely camera women Jess and Lauren have been working so hard and we could not be any happier. Then, Jordan made a visit down to the Children's specialized hospital of NJ. She had a blast and can't wait to go again! On Thursday, Light The Candle led two card workshops for Take Your Child To Work Day. LTC was at Vonage in Holmdel and DYFS in West Long Branch. The rest of the week our candle lighters hhave been hard at work finishing up the cards for May. These look like our best batch YET. Have a great week Candle Lighters… remember to Keep Shining 🙂
Hey Candle Lighters!! Happy Saturday. This weekly update is a day earlier because of the holiday tommorrow! This week has been another successful week. We had to double our cards for the week so we could make sure we reach all of our Candle Lighters who are on spring break this week. In addition to the cards, we also began shooting for an awesome documentary about our founder and the non-profit! A special thank you to Lauren and Jessica for all the hard work going into their film. We welcomed the Hackettstown HS National Honor Society once again, and the cards they created were flawless! It's always a blast having them here in our offices. We really do love what we do, Thank you for reading!!
Hey Candle Lighters… Happy Sunday! We hope that you all have had a great week! As Spring break fastly approaches, our volunteers have been fast at work to get cards out for all of our recipients with birthdays that fall during Spring Fever! In addition to that, we have been putting together a lot of awesome presentations for next week's Take your child to work day. We want to educate children about being able to make change in their community. Finally, we are proud to announce that we will be partnering with a local Monmouth University film student to be in a documentary about Light The Candle and Volunteering. We have grown so much since the month we first started, and we hope to continue even more! We love what we do and hearing positive feedback just makes us love what we do even more. Happy Sunday Candle Lighters.. Keep Shining!!
Hey Candle Lighters! Happy Sunday 🙂 We hope that you had an amazing week ! This week was another successful one here at our offices. First, we welcomed Together We Are One, a non-profit organization which empowers youth volunteers to be active in their communities. The leaders at TWAO worked hard to create some cards for alot of our April birthdays. We always love it when they volunteer with us. In addition to that, we have also been creating cards for some of our children over at The Children's Specialized Hospital. We have lots of guest candle lighters coming in next week, and a few suprises up our sleeves. This week starts the beginning of National Volunteer Week. We encourauge all of you to get involved and do something awesome for your community! Together we can all make this a better place. Remember that this week Candle Lighters… KEEP SHINING!
Hey Candle Lighters, Happy Sunday!! We hope that you had an amazing week. Once again we find ourselves ready to go into a new month. April we are beyond excited to continue working hard and doing what we do! This past week we wrapped up all of our March birthdays and we got ready for the Amazing month of April! We welcomed two guest candle lighters this week, first we welcomed Kirsten an awesome volunteer who made a beautiful card, then we said hello to Mike another fabulous volunteer who created two lovely cards. As always we could not do anything without our guest candle lighters and volunteers. We are proud to announce that our new logo has been chosen!! Check out profile picture soon to see. Thank you to everyone who voted in our contest. As we approach April, welcome it with open hearts and hands. Most importantly… remember to KEEP SHINING!!
Good Morning Candle Lighters and Happy Sunday! We hope that your week was nothing but great vibes! We have been so busy this week creating cards for our toddlers and teenagers. We also had lots of guests come into our offices. First, we worked with Olivia. Olivia is a guest candle lighter who made a beautiful third birthday card for us! Then we were welcomed to an awesome package from the Hackettstown National Honor Society! We love when we get cards from Alexis and her awesome team of volunteers! And we have still continued to work with Julia, a girl scout who is getting her silver award with an amazing service project with Light The Candle. We also have some excting news… We have a new logo!! We are starting voting now for our new logo, and we hope the best one wins!! Most importantly, Thank YOU for reading this and supporting us! We would be nowhere without the help of our awesome volunteers! Keep Shining 🙂
Good Morning Candle Lighters, and HAPPY SUNDAY! We hope your week was great and very eventful. This week at Light The Candle we sent out a bunch of new cards and continued to further our partnership with the Children's Specialized Hospital of New Jersey. In the mail we got our new business cards and stamps… they look FAB! Stay tuned for a picture.We welcomed a few new guest candle lighters and created some extra special cards for our children! We would like to thank every volunteer we had this week, and we look forward to a very busy week next week!! The smiles that we get after a Light The Candle card are truly beautiful, and this why we continue to create the magic. We also are working on a new logo… so stay TUNED!
Happy Sunday, Candle Lighters! We hope your first week in March was the start of a great time for everyone. Our offices have been nothing but BUSY!! We welcomed a bunch of guest candle lighters, and we said hello to some old ones as well! Stay tuned for more pics. The cards that our volunteers continue to make are nothing but beautiful! More importantly, this Saturday we celebrated International Women's Day. We love making our cards, and we hope that we touch the lives of the young women and men that we encounter. As busy as this week was, we can only reap the benefits as we see the children recieve their birthday cards. Thank you for reading this week's update! You all rock. KEEP SHINING 🙂
Happy Sunday, Candle Lighters!! More importantly, Happy March!! We hope that the new month will bring you lots of happiness and joy! This week was the end of a busy month and the start of an even busier one! This Saturday, our founder Jordan attended the TEDx Teen Conference on behalf of our organization. She got to learn about new things coming to our community and network with some of the best founders in the non-profit circuit! Besides from the awesome TEDx Conference, Light The Candle also got some awesome news, we are so happy to announce that we are now partnering with The Children's Specialized Hospital of NJ. We are so excited to partner with this fabulous facility and help make cards for the children!! Thank you for reading our weekly update, and most importantly…KEEP SHINING!
Hello Candle Lighters, Happy Sunday! Wow, it how is it that February is the shortest month but it felt like the longest here at Light The Candle?? We just finished our last batch of cards this Saturday, and on Monday we welcome all of our March birthdays! We have continued to get great remarks on all of our cards, but we would not be anywhere without our awesome volunteers!! I would personally like to thank everyone who volunteered for me this February. We loved each candle lighter's help and we welcome you all to come back in the near future! March is a new, and even busier month for us! Nothing, (even snow) will stop us! Enjoy your day candle lighters, Keep Shining!!
Good Morning Candle Lighters! Wow, it's Sunday again already? This week has been one of our busiest weeks ever. We had tons of birthdays, and we were determined to get each child's card to them on time. I would like to thank all of the guest candle lighters we had this week, especially the Hackettstown HS National Honor Society. They continue to go above and beyond on all the cards they create for Light The Candle. We especially loved the pop up cards, and all the creative designs we saw! You are unbelievable. Light The Candle is also in the process of helping a dedicated and hard working Girl Scout get her silver award, and we have BIG things coming up in the future! All we can say is stay tuned 🙂 A very happy belated valentines day to all of our fans, we love you! Most importantly.. KEEP SHINING!
Good Morning Candle Lighters! We hope you had an amazing week. How great does it feel to wake up and not have the roads covered in snow and actually being able to go out and enjoy this Sunday?? Our offices have been so busy this week. We loved sending out all of our cards to our birthday boys and girls and we didntt want any snow to delay them! This week we welcomed some really awesome guest candle lighters: The RV Students Helping India Club!! The cards they created were amazing. They played around with some different shapes and sizes of cards and they all came out beautiful! Thank you for all your hard work. This next week, is another busy week here at LTC, but we all have faith that we will make it through. We all love what we do 100% here at LTC, and we really do have the BEST volunteers ever!