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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.

Who We Are

The philanthropic arm of AORN, the Foundation is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization that funds:

  • academic scholarships
  • research grants
  • professional development scholarships
  • patient safety resources such as tool kits, webinars, and seminar series

The AORN Foundation impacts over 45,000 perioperative nurses and the patients they serve on a daily basis.

Support the Foundation

Want to support the nurses who make surgery safe? Learn how you can help. 

Scholarships

Thinking about advancing your education? We can help. 

Contact Us

2170 South Parker Road, Suite #400
Denver, CO 80231-5711
Phone:800-755-2676
Fax:303-755-4219
Foundation@aorn.org 

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