Help Us

Expenses for the Chanukah in Carefree (CIC) eight-night event have increased over the years as we strive to make this event safe and more successful for the community.  We welcome donations to help us with these expenses and thank you for your consideration.   Spirit in the Desert has generously offered to handle all the finance management for Chanukah in Carefree, at no cost.  Donations for expenses can be received online at  You can also get to their website by clicking on the DONATE NOW link to the left.

Please make sure to note Chanukah in Carefree expenses, as the designated recipient of your donation on the online details. Spirit in the Desert can provide receipts on all donations received.

Sponsors and Contributors for 2024

If you have a local business serving the Cave Creek/Carefree/North Scottsdale area, please consider supporting this event.  Our goal is to connect with as many local business establishments as possible to help our event be successful.   Contributions can come in the form of items to raffle, e.g.  Gift baskets, Gift cards, Art, Jewelry, etc. which helps raise money for our selected “Spirit of Giving” Charity.  Contributions are also appreciated for food and drink donations which we serve during the event and for which the community really appreciates as well.   We also greatly appreciate all donations towards our expenses which help us to ensure the overall success of the event.    We welcome your ideas on how your business can get involved!  If interested, please let us know and indicate what you would like to donate.    We will get back to you when we start to plan our 2024 event!

Comments and Feedback

Chanukah in Carefree is a volunteer-led event conducted each year during the eight nights of Chanukah for the town of Carefree.   We are eager to hear your ideas on ways to make it even better.  If you are interested in being involved in this community event — and have some fun too, please let us know how you would like to help.   We will get back to you when we start to plan our 2024 event!