The Connecticut Nurses’ Foundation (CNF) is the primary philanthropic nursing organization and 501(c)3 charity in the state of Connecticut, organized in 1983 for the purpose of supporting and advancing the profession of nursing and promoting the health of the citizens of the state of Connecticut.
The Connecticut Nurses Foundation works to ensure the future of nursing and quality of health care delivery by connecting the past, improving the present and anticipating the future of nursing in the state of Connecticut.
The Connecticut Nurses’ Foundation achieves its mission by continuing to accomplish the following goals:
- Supporting nursing education and research through fundraising and scholarship/grants
- Maintaining an archive and items of historical importance to nursing in Connecticut
- Provide education and awareness about health and health care to the people of the state of Connecticut
- Ensuring the future of nursing and the quality of health care delivery