The Connecticut Nurses’ Foundation

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

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      Donate to the CT Nurses Foundation Scholarships and show your love for your fellow nurses! Any amount helps support the future nurses of CT   #ctnurses #cnf #ctna #nurses #studentnurses #ct #nursescholarship Contact to find out more information about volunteer opportunities
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      We are thankful for ALL of you who donate and help CT Nurses Foundation support and preserve Nursing in Connecticut.
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      Where do you see the future of nursing? What direction do you want to the profession to go? Where do you think we need the most improvement as a whole? Nursing is both an art and a science, and one that is continually evolving to meet the needs of those practicing and those being served. […]