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  • 16th Annual Race for Patient Safety

    Race for Patient Safety AORN Foundation’s 16th Annual 5K Run 3K Walk   Enjoy a fun run with colleagues and friends along the beautiful Grant Park on Tuesday, April 1. 

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  • Academic Scholars
    The AORN Foundation is pleased to announce our 2013-2014 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

    .contentcol .box-content { MIN-HEIGHT: 125px } How Nurses Help Nurses  A charitable and educational foundation, the AORN Foundation provides critical funding for resources and programs that support patient safety.   Who's your OR hero? See who's being honored on the OR heroes virtual wall

  • Automatic Monthly Withdrawl Form

    Automatic Monthly Withdrawal Authorization Form This Automatic Monthly Withdrawal Form is used for authorizing AORN Foundation to withdraw donations directly from the donor’s bank and/or credit/debit card account each month. Please complete all three sections. Donations are tax deductible as permitted by state and federal requirements.

  • 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. Last year participants raised more than $20,000. Together we touched more lives and expanded our mission impact to improve patient safety through nurse education. Here are a few of the

  • 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

    To make a donation, please complete the secure online form below. You will receive an automated response indicating that your donation has been received by our organization. You are not currently logged in. If you have an AORN web account please log in to receive recognition for your gift. Log in to an existing

  • 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

  • Foundation Annual Report 2012
  • 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. Donate online Donations to

  • 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

  • Pathway To Patient Safety Order Form

    Paving the Way to Patient Safety Campaign Brick Order Form o Yes, I would like to order brick(s) at $250 each = TOTAL $ o No, thank you. In lieu of ordering a brick, I have enclosed a contribution of $ to support the advancement of patient safety. Name Chapter, Organization, or State Council Name Address City, State, Z

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