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Nick’s Wicks Fundraiser

September 28, 2020

9-year-old Guilford resident, Nick, began his business, Nick’s Wicks, during the height of the pandemic as a way to “beat the boredom.” Nick creates fragrant, slow-burning, hand-poured soy candles and sells them on Etsy and has committed to donate 30% of his monthly profits to charity! In honor of Childhood Cancer Awareness month, now through the end of the month, when you purchase a Nick’s Wicks candle, Nick will donate 30% of the sale to the Pediatric Oncology and Hematology Outpatient Clinic at Yale New Haven Children’s Hospital. You can purchase your candle at