Candlelight Tribute

Please Join Us

Iowa Donor Network invites you, your friends and family to our annual remembrance ceremony. For the health and safety of our donor families, staff, and volunteers, this year's Candlelight Tributes will be held online. Join us from your computer, phone, or tablet as we reflect on your loved one's life and celebrate the gift they gave.

Live Virtual Candlelight Tributes 

  • Sunday, November 8, 2020 | 1:00 P.M. | Sorry, registration for this event is now CLOSED

  • Sunday, November 8, 2020 | 4:00 P.M. | Sorry, registration for this event is now CLOSED


The program will be the same for both Virtual Candlelight Tributes, the honorees will change based upon family registration.

  • Welcome
  • Beyond Goodbye: Donor Mom Debby Reed and her daughter's liver recipient, Mike Flemming share how donation transformed their lives.
  • Poem of Reflection
  • Candlelight Tribute 
  • Moment of Silence
  • Final Words


The Virtual Candlelight Tribute, is a live online event and advanced registration is required. Please register by clicking on the time above that works best for you and your family.  Your loved one's photo and a short statement, submitted by you during the registration process, will be displayed during the virtual ceremony time you select. All registrants will receive an email from Iowa Donor Network one week prior to the Virtual Candlelight Tribute that contains a link to join the live, virtual event. A recording of the virtual ceremony and an online FlippingBook of all honorees will be shared following the live events.

The deadline to register is October 21, 2020.

Honoree space is limited for each time slot so we encourage you to sign up early, but there is no limit to attendees so please invite as many friends and families to watch the live event as you wish.

Candle Pick Up (Optional): 

We invite you to pick up a free custom candle during one of three pick up opportunities listed below. Due to limited quantities, there is a limit of one candle per family. Families may light their candle, in honor of their loved one, during the Virtual Candlelight Tribute.  If you are not able to pick up a candle, we invite you to light a candle of your own. 

Sioux City
Meyer Brothers Colonial Chapel | 3220 Stone Park Blvd., Sioux City, IA 51104
Sunday, October 18, 2020 | 1 P.M.- 3 P.M.

North Liberty
Iowa Donor Network Office | 550 Madison Avenue, North Liberty, IA 52317
Sunday, October 25, 2020 | 3 P.M. - 5 P.M. 

Iowa Donor Network Office | 320 Adventureland Dr. NW, Altoona, IA 50009    
Sunday, October 25, 2020 | 3 P.M. - 5 P.M. 


Please direct any event related questions to our Donor Family Care Manager, Amanda Heyward at or by calling 855-431-9844.

With a special thanks to our sponsoring partner: 

Our Vision:

All are inspired to donate life.