Purposes – The purpose of the Foundation as set forth in its Articles of Incorporation is to promote the health of the public by advancing the nursing profession in Illinois through charitable, scientific, research, and educational programs. That purpose will be accomplished through the following philanthropic activities:
· Provide scholarship funding to students of nursing and nurses.
· Create endowed chairs and programs for nursing.
· Inform the public about health issues/nursing.
· Support publishing and research activities for nursing and the public.
These activities will be accomplished through procuring grants and endowments from private foundations, corporate sponsors, government agencies and individuals.