HOME

NEWS

CHARITIES

VOLUNTEER

ACTION CENTER

ADD CHARITY

CONTACT

SUPPORT

World Environment Community Health Animals Celebrity Submit A Site Find A Charity
Future nurses collect for diabetes research

Vineland Daily Journal

1885 days ago   Article ID# 1468081
Original URL

 

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation

VINELAND, NEW JERSEY (Vineland Daily Journal) - City high school students turned over $520 Thursday to a representative of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation, all the dough they collected from a recent pizza sale campaign.

The students are all studying to be certified nurse aides after graduation from Millville Senior High School and all are members of Health Occupation Students of America.

Vera Ivanoff, a registered nurse and an advisor for the group, said students spent more than two weeks selling pizzas from S&J Pizza in Center City Millville.

The group kept a percentage of the profit for the diabetes foundation. Almost 300 pizzas were sold, Ivanoff said.

The 20 students involved in the fundraiser are enrolled in the Health Care Career Education Program at the high school. The nurse aide program is a part of that curriculum.

The students are preparing for a skills and written examination to received their certifications. On graduation, they will be ready to start work.

Ivanoff said the school’s HOSA chapter does a fundraiser every year for a variety of health causes, including heart disease, hypertension, arthritis, smoking and kidney disease.

Copyright 2017 Vineland Daily Journal   (Copyright Terms)
Updated 1885 days ago   Article ID# 1468081

Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation    View Charity Profile    Visit Website

More Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation International News

Beta cell regeneration discovery could open up type 1 diabetes treatment options

17 days ago From diabetes.co.uk 

COVENTRY, U K - ...

DRF-funded study finds target to control immune response to implanted medical devices

29 days ago From ajmc.com 

CRANBURY, NEW JERSEY - ...

Mary Tyler Moore's charity work helped change lives

87 days ago From bustle.com 

NEW YORK, NEW YORK - ...

JDRF encouraged by Medicare decision to take first step toward coverage of continuous glucose monitors for people with type 1 diabetes

100 days ago From yahoo.com 

SUNNYVALE, CALIFORNIA - ...

Hope for diabetes sufferers as link to childhood infections revealed

103 days ago From belfasttelegraph.co.uk 

BELFAST, U K - ...

Go to page:   1    2  3  4  5  6  7  8  9  10  Next >> 

<< Return To Health News

Action Center

Climate change taking big bite out of alpine glaciers

Action: Climate Change

"It's almost time to say farewell to our glaciers," Austrian mountain farmer Siggi Ellmauer said, looking at the craggy summi ...

IFAW: Africa's protected areas have just a quarter of the elephants they should

Action: Wildlife Conservation

A new study from the Conservation Ecology Research Unit (CERU) at the University of Pretoria predicts how many elephants ther ...

Status of forests is 'dire' as world marks 2017 Earth Day

Action: Stop Deforestation

They cover a third of the world’s landmass, help to regulate the atmosphere, and offer shelter, sustenance and survival to mi ...

100,000 acres of public land in Colorado at risk from fracking, groups file administrative protest

Action: Stop Pollution

Conservation groups have filed Tuesday an administrative protest challenging a federal decision to offer for leasing in June ...

Plastic pollution builds up in Arctic waters: study

Action: Save Our Oceans

Even though few people live in the Artic, some seas in the region are heavily polluted with plastic because of an Atlantic oc ...

View All Actions >>

 

 

Charities

News

Follow Us

Support

Find A Charity

Action Center

World

Community

Facebook

Twitter Support

Contact

Volunteer

Add A Site

Environment

Animals

Google+

Privacy Policy

Copyright

 

 

Health

Celebrity

Terms of Service

Copyright © The Charity Vault All rights reserved.