The Wheaton Chapter of the Infant Welfare Society of Chicago


Please join us in

"Lighting a Candle for a Child "

this Christmas Eve by ordering your luminaria today!

A Holiday Tradition for 49 years!!​​​​

Click the photo to view a Luminaria-Lit Evening in Wheaton!


Would you like your neighborhood to be lit with Luminaria on Christmas Eve? 

​Luminaria sales in Wheaton area neighborhoods will begin the week of Nov. 12th. Wheaton Infant Welfare members, in coordination with neighborhood volunteers, will collect orders for luminaria from their neighbors. If you would like to organize sales in your neighborhood, please contact us at All luminaria orders will be delivered during the week of Dec. 3rd.

Luminaria Details:

--Sets of 5 candles and 5 bags @ $5 each set*

--Sets of 5 Lumabases @ $10 each set*

(Lumabases are plastic bases that hold the candles

upright in the bags and can be used from year to year.)

Shipping charges will apply to any orders that cannot be

delivered or picked up due to distance from Wheaton.

4 Ways to Place an Order:

1.  Order Online

2.  Purchase from a Wheaton Infant Welfare Society member

3.  Send an email to with your order

4.  Purchase at the stores listed below


Wheaton Infant Welfare is partnering with the following stores, which will be selling our gift-wrapped luminaria sets

between Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve:

Buikema's Ace Hardware, North Main Street, Wheaton

Buikema's Ace Hardware, South, East Loop Rd., Wheaton

Carlson's TrueValue Hardware, East Front St., Wheaton​​