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School of Nursing Staff Assembly Sponsors Local Family For Christmas

January 8, 2015

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This past holiday, the VCU School of Nursing Staff Assembly Volunteer Committee sponsored a local family through the Henrico Christmas Mother’s fund. The committee collected donations from School of Nursing faculty and staff, making it possible for the family of five to have a memorable Christmas. More than $400 was raised to provide the family […]

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VCU School of Nursing Staff Assembly Participates in Greater Richmond Project Homeless Connect

November 18, 2013

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On Thursday, Nov. 14, six VCU School of Nursing staff members volunteered at Project Homeless Connect, an event that took place at the Greater Richmond Convention Center. Staff members were matched with homeless clients from the Richmond area and spent the afternoon visiting different service areas. These volunteers were on site to answer questions and help […]

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VCU Nursing Students Participate in Remote Area Medical Volunteer Corps Clinic in Wise, Virginia

August 1, 2012

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Students from the Accelerated Class of Nursing, December 2012 recently traveled to the Wise County fairgrounds to join thousands of volunteers who participated in the Remote Area Medical Volunteer Corps Clinic. The RAM Volunteer Corps is a non-profit, volunteer group dedicated to providing free health care, dental care, veterinary services, and technical/educational assistance to people […]

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Nursing Students Participate in Mosby Health Fair and Resource Center’s First Anniversary

April 11, 2012

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The VCU School of Nursing participated in the Annual Mosby Health Fair held earlier this week to promote the health of the Mosby community, as well as celebrate the Mosby Resource Center’s first anniversary. The event included free health screenings, activities for children, giveaways and snacks. SON students, led by Fay Parpart, M.S., RN, ANP-BC, […]

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VCU School of Nursing Donates 100 Backpacks of School Supplies to Mosby Students

September 12, 2011

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VCU School of Nursing (SON) students, faculty and staff distributed 100 backpacks filled with school supplies during the annual Mosby Community Day on Sept.10. The School of Nursing also provided free blood pressure screenings, face painting activities, homework tips for parents, and information on the Mosby Resource Center. A collaborative effort between SON, the Richmond […]

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