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Friends of Nursing (FON) Records

 Collection
Identifier: M396
Founded in 1981, the Friends of Nursing (FON), a nonprofit 501c(3) organization, is dedicated to advancing professional nursing through scholarship support of baccalaureate and higher degree nursing students. FON has no paid staff and accomplishes its work entirely though the efforts of its members, donors, and other supportive volunteers. Funds for the scholarship awards each year are raised through membership dues, various ticketed events, the generosity of members and donors, and investments. The collection consists of the administrative records and scrapbooks of the organization.

Dates

  • Other: 1962-2015

Creator

Extent

5 Linear Feet (5 record boxes)

Scope and Contents

Founded in 1981, the Friends of Nursing (FON), a nonprofit 501c(3) organization, is dedicated to advancing professional nursing through scholarship support of baccalaureate and higher degree nursing students. The collection consists of the administrative records and scrapbooks of the organization.

Biographical / Historical

Founded in 1981, the Friends of Nursing (FON), a nonprofit 501c(3) organization, is dedicated to advancing professional nursing through scholarship support of baccalaureate and higher degree nursing students. In 2016, Friends of Nursing awarded $59,998 to 23 students from 9 Colorado nursing programs.

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

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