Giving back

one candle at a time

Door County Candle Company is more than a candle company. We are a candle company with a cause and a candle company with a mission to help those in need, one candle at a time.


Candle at atime


Donated to nonprofit organizations


Candles sent to Ukraine

The mission behind

Candles Creating Change™

We are commited to making a difference in the world, one candle at a time.

Giving Back

Making a Difference

Creating Change

Nominate a Local


Nominate a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization performing work within Door County today!

Each quarter, we will randomly select a local nonprofit and donate a portion of profits from a specific 16oz traditional candle within the Door County Candle line. To nominate a Door County nonprofit, please fill out the questionnaire below.

We are currently taking nominations for Q2: April-June.



In February of 2022, Door County Candle launched a Ukraine candle fundraiser. This fundraiser sparked a light inside of us to use our candles as a way to help those in need. We have raised $868,030.68 for Razom for Ukraine to date!

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Hope Candle Earthquake Emergency Relief 


Our amazing customers have shown their love and support for people around the world. We are devoted and committed to helping those in need, which is why we have launched this Hope Candle to raise money for UNICEF. UNICEF puts children and their families first in emergency response and its top priority is ensuring that children and their families are safe and secure. 100% of the profits from this Hope Candle will be donated to UNICEF.

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Hurricane Ian Relief


Hurricane Ian has had a devastating impact. Many people have had to evacuate their homes, lives have been lost, and towns and livelihoods have been completely destroyed. We raised $14,343.4 for the American Red Cross!

Thank You Poland


We continued our partnership with Razom for Ukraine with a candle representing these amazing neighbors of Ukraine. Our Thank You poland Candle was Red and White in the spirit of the Polish Flag. We have raised over $868,000 from our Ukraine & Thank You Poland Candle to date!

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