It’s Time to Celebrate the Heroes

Each year we celebrate those who give back to the community. Our Light a Fire program recognizes volunteers, philanthropists and champions of giving in every area of interest, from the arts and education to health and wellness. We need your help now! Tell us who you think we should honoree this year.

2021 nominations are now open!

2020 Event Information

2020’s Light a Fire event focused on those who have risen to the challenge during the COVID-19 epidemic. It’s with deep gratitude that we  celebrated the individuals, nonprofits and businesses that show us the true meaning of kindness and philanthropy. Click here to watch our the virtual event. Filmed from the Wall Street Theater and hosted by actor and philanthropist James Naughton, we celebrated this year’s Light a Fire honorees at an uplifting virtual ceremony.



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Light a Fire 2019

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