Help us develop innovative new programs for our nation’s nurses.

Give back to nursing.

Your support helps us fund critical initiatives to support nurses.

The American Nurses Foundation is dedicated to maximizing the nation’s health by supporting our front-line nurses. How? By discovering new ways to solve problems, developing new tools, and laying the groundwork to improve patient outcomes.

Healthy Nurse, Healthy Nation™
This program promotes nurses’ health and well-being by engaging them with fun monthly challenges, online interaction, and wellness incentives. So far, more than 250,000 nurses have joined this powerful online movement.
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Nurses on Boards
This initiative is part of a national effort to increase nurse representation on boards of directors governing health care organizations and other corporate and community-based boards. Putting nurses on organizations’ boards can add value to conversations that impact important decisions. The initiative focuses on boards in nonprofit, for-profit, and philanthropic organizations.
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Nursing Research Grants
This program supports scientific research for promoting health and preventing disease by advancing the practice of nursing. The program has raised more than $5 million in donations since 1955, funding more than 1,100 nursing research projects.
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Your donation is crucial to ensuring that our nurses have the resources they need.
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