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 Of Special Note 

Upcoming Events

6/22/13  5th Annual Evelyn Paige-Parker Scholarship Luncheon

Refer to the Upcoming Events page for details

About Us


We are an organization of black nurses with a commonality of sharing our expertise in areas of health promotion. We are emerging as a community resource to assist in many health awareness ventures. We strive to continually be an advocate for quality care among our black communities.

We also continue to educate nurses on disease processes that affect our community. Our commitment to mentor, guide, and provide scholarships to nursing students is ongoing.

We are the local chapter of the National Black Nurse Association which affords us access with over 150,000 minority nurses that recognize the value of belonging to the only professional African American nursing association.

Scholarship Information

Annually, we award a scholarship to a deserving student in their sophomore year of nursing school or continuing their education for an advanced degree. Named Evelyn Paige Parker Scholarship in honor of our deceased member. Donations are accepted in her honor due to her achievements in community service. We also are registered with the Poise foundation for donations for nursing scholarships.

Additional scholarship opportunities are available at School Soup. This site touts information on over 250,000 scholarships worth over $40 billion.

Making a Difference Through Mentorship and Collaboration

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