Candlelighters Childhood Cancer Foundation of Nevada is a non-profit support group for families of children with cancer.

Danielle Munao – Family Services Director

Danielle_2014Danielle Munao joined Candlelighters as Family Services Coordinator in 2003. She grew up in Chicago, Illinois, but spent 4 years in Indiana while attending Ball State University. She graduated in December of 2000 with a Bachelor’s of Science degree, with a psychology major. She moved to Las Vegas in 2001 and worked with one other non-profit organization before coming to Candlelighters helping teens overcome such problems as low self-esteem, drug and alcohol addictions.

I have truly learned a lot from each family that I have had the pleasure of meeting, Danielle said recently. I have learned strength, compassion and gratitude among other things and I look forward to my continued involvement with our Candlelighter families, both new and old.