- About AORN
Links to information about AORN for specific audiences.
- About the Foundation
The mission of the AORN Foundation is to advance patient safety by supporting nurses who make surgery safe through education, research and patient safety initiatives.
- Academic Scholars
The AORN Foundation is pleased to announce our 2014-2015 academic scholars. We extend our sincere gratitude to our donors who make our scholarship program possible. AORN Foundation scholarships support the advancement of the perioperative profession and the next generation of nurses.
- AORN Foundation
The AORN Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization whose mission is to advance patient safety by supporting nurses who make surgery safe.
- Buy an engraved brick
Place your order for phase III of the Pathway to Patient Safety
The AORN Foundation is pleased to offer you, your chapter, state council, company or organization the opportunity to further advance patient safety by purchasing a personalized, engraved brick to be placed in the Pathway to Patient Safety. The
- Challenge your chapter and state council
The Foundation Challenge calls on all chapters and state councils to support the Foundation and its programs with a group donation.
- Corporate Supporters
The AORN Foundation would like to extend a sincere thank you to our corporate supporters for their generosity and commitment to the AORN Foundation. With your support we are able to continue our work to advance patient safety by supporting the nurses who make surgery safe.
2013 AORN Corporate Supporters
- Donate Now
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- Educational Resources
Educational programs funded by the AORN Foundation work to improve patient and workplace safety in the surgical setting, using educational materials of several kinds, including Seminar Series Single and multi city educational seminars offering a combination of classroom and hands
- Endow a Gift
Endowments provide a perpetual income stream that enables the Foundation to support some of our most popular programs each year.
- Establish a named scholarship
General Scholarship Fund - Individuals, members, chapters and state councils can contribute to the AORN Scholarship Program by designating their annual gift to the general scholarship fund.
Named Scholarships - Individuals, companies, and organizations may establish an annual named scholarship through
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- How to Help
Gifts to the AORN Foundation can make a difference in the lives of perioperative nurses today and in generations to come. Every donation helps the Foundation fulfill its mission by funding continuing education, scholarships, leadership development training and research.
- Learn about planned giving
Planned giving is a way for donors to make charitable contributions that help both the Foundation and the donor. With help from a financial advisor, gifts of cash or other valuable assets such as real estate can provide donors with tax benefits as well as lifelong income. Recognizes confirmed gifts such as bequests
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