Light a Luminary

Every light that shines honors a Ronald McDonald House family.

Light a Luminary: December 19, 2021

Our community has been lighting luminaries in honor of Ronald McDonald House families since 1987.  This holiday tradition has helped to provide a “home away from home” for over 25,000 families.  Luminary kits are $10.00 and contain 6 bags, 6 candles, and sand are sold by retail stores and volunteer Street Captains.  The luminaries are lit on December 19, with each light shining to honor an RMH family.

Get involved

  • Volunteer: Assemble Luminary Kits – Sign-up Here!
  • Be a Street Captain: Sign-up Here!
    • Take luminary orders from your neighbors, pick up kits, and distribute them.  A letter to send your neighbors, order forms, and tracking sheet are provided in your Street Captain Packet.
  • Already a Street Captain? Download the 2021 Street Captain Packet
  • Decorate your holiday services and gatherings!  Check out information on Bulk Orders.

For more information: Kate Grimmett | 336.970.5656 | Friends@rmhcpt.org


Purchase Luminaries

Bulk Pickup Days

  • Purchase luminaries curbside at our Luminary Location during Bulk/Street Captain Pickup Days!
    • December 9, 10, 11 and December 16, 17, 18; 9:00 a.m. to noon
    • 1425 Plaza Drive, Winston-Salem, NC 27103 (off of Healy drive, near Greek Market)
  • Directions: 1425 Plaza Drive
  • There is no need to pre-order.  Just show up, turn in your money, and we will load the luminaries into your car!
  • Please note: Due to COVID-19, limited staffing, and the need to keep our families safe, we are not offering luminaries for sale or pick up from the Ronald McDonald House this year.  Please utilize our Bulk/Street Captain pick-up days or visit our retail locations. 

Luminary Retail Locations

  • TBA

Important Dates

  • December 19: Light a Luminary. Join your neighbors in lighting your candles to support RMH families!
  • December 20 and 21: Rain dates.

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