Outstanding Nurse Philanthropist Award

2019 Outstanding Nurse Philanthropist Award Winners

Herbert Laing, RN is one of the recipients of the 2019 AORN Foundation’s Outstanding Nurse Philanthropist Award. Herbert has been president, officer, and member of the board of directors of his local chapter for many years. He has been a faithful donor to the AORN Foundation through time, talent, and financial support. He does whatever is needed to assist the Foundation in advancing its mission.

The second recipient of the Outstanding Nurse Philanthropist Award is Nathalie Walker, MBA, RN, CNOR. She has been an officer of her local chapter, state council, and the national AORN Board serving as AORN President. Nathalie also established her own personal endowed scholarship, which is awarded to a nurse each year through the AORN Foundation’s Scholarship Program.

Former Award Winners

Jane Rothrock

Billie Fernsebner

Ruth Shumaker

Vivian Watson

Patricia Seifert

Joanne Oliver

Pat Mews

Herbert Laing

Nathalie Walker

Know a nurse who loves to give to others?

Nominate an exceptional perioperative nurse who has supported the AORN Foundation. The recipient donates time, talent, and direct financial support to the AORN Foundation, as well as other well-deserving organizations. The recipient of this award demonstrates a strong philanthropic spirit, and through his or her charitable actions motivates others to give of themselves.

Nomination Application

Send completed applications to:

AORN Foundation
Outstanding Philanthropy Nominations
2170 S. Parker Rd #400
Denver, CO 80231
(800) 755-2676
Fax – (303) 755-4219