Honouring Dr. Vanessa Burkoski

The RNFOO Board has learned that Dr. Vanessa Burkoski died on August 27, 2023.  Vanessa was a former RNAO President, former Chief Nursing Officer for Ontario, and recipient of the …

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The story of RNFOO’s Nurse Innovator Awards (NIA) initiative was shared on July 4th, at the International Council of Nursing Congress in Montreal.  Created by members of the NIA Committee, …

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Annual Gala 2023 Highlights

The Registered Nurses Foundation of Ontario (RNFOO) recently hosted its Annual Gala 2023, marking a momentous return to in-person events while embracing a hybrid format to ensure inclusivity for colleagues …

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Congratulations Winners!

RNFOO is pleased to celebrate the success of the 80 nurses and nursing students selected to receive the 2023 awards and scholarships.  The skills, knowledge, understanding and dedication demonstrated by …

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RNFOO 2023 Gala

Many thanks to all of the people who made the RNFOO Gala a success.  It was clear that those who gathered at the Centennial College Event Centre, appreciated the opportunities …

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Ontario Brokers Donate $110K+

Registered Nurses’ Foundation of Ontario chosen as official charity partner of this year’s annual IBAO Convention (Toronto, ON) The Insurance Brokers Association of Ontario (IBAO) is proud to announce their …

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RNFOO Making a Difference

The Registered Nurses’ Foundation of Ontario is celebrating 50 years of supporting nurses and nursing students. The foundation enhances and advances nursing practice and contributes to the health of individuals by raising funds to provide scholarships, grants and awards to Ontario nurses and nursing students in all programs. Susan Hay has the story at Global TV News.