Impact Partners

Founded in 2006, the Jonas Center for Nursing and Veterans Healthcare’s mission
is to improve healthcare through nursing. We make grants that advance scholarship, leadership and innovation, and collaborate on initiatives with other leaders in the nursing field, with a focus on fostering new partnerships across the philanthropic, business, policy and education sectors.The Jonas Center is funded through the Barbara and Donald Jonas Family Fund, a larger initiative that also supports programs that focus on mental health and at-risk youth.

American Nurses Foundation is dedicated to transforming the nation’s health through the power of nursing. It helps nurses help people by supporting, recognizing and investing in the 3.6 million nurses across the United States. Learn more about the American Nurses Foundation and recognize nursing excellence at www.givetonursing.org.

For more than 45 years, Walden University has supported working professionals in achieving their academic goals and making a greater impact in their professions and their communities. Students from all 50 states in the U.S. and more than 150 countries are pursuing their bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degrees online at Walden. The university offers more than 85 degree programs with more than 435 specializations and concentrations. Walden University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission. Walden is one of more than 70 institutions in 25 countries that comprise the Laureate International Universities network. For more information about Walden, visit www.WaldenU.edu.

E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation  – The E. Rhodes and Leona B. Carpenter Foundation was formed in 1975 as the E. Rhodes Carpenter Foundation
by E. Rhodes Carpenter, founder of the Richmond, Virginia based company now known as Carpenter Co.

The Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation cultivates nurse leaders, supports nursing research and innovations, and disseminates new models of care—all critical to transforming our health-care system into one that is more patient-centered, accessible, equitable, and affordable; one that delivers the high-quality care patients need and deserve. Learn more about the Rita & Alex Hillman Foundation and our approach to nursing-driven innovation.

Fledgling is a small private foundation founded by Diana Barrett and guided by her vision that film and other creative media projects can educate, engage and mobilize us around entrenched and complex social issues that affect the most vulnerable. And, with the right support, at the right time, these visual stories can contribute to social change in important and unique ways.

Thank you to the organizations that supported the national distribution of “Defining Hope” during National Hospice and Palliative Care Month, November 2017:

Alabama Hospice and Palliative Care Organization
Alacare Home Health and Hospice
American Nurses Association – New York
Arizona Nurses’ Association Chapter 2
Association of periOperative Registered Nurses – New Orleans
Athens Area Chapter Georgia Nurses Association
Blue Cross Blue Shield of Illinois
Boone Hospital Foundation
Boston Area Chapter of the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
Brookdale Hospice
Brookdale Senior Care
Central Alabama Chapter of the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
Comfort Care Hospice
Connecticut Charter Oak Chapter of the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
Delta Upsilon Chapter at Large/Sigma Theta Tau
Heart to Heart
Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association (HPNA)
Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association Great Lakes Provisional Group
Hospice and Palliative Nurses Foundation (HPNF)
Hospice Ministries, Inc.
Hospice of El Paso
Hospice of Northwest Ohio
Hospice Red River Valley
JourneyCare
Lake City/Gainesville Chapter of the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
Legacy Foundation of Southeast Arizona
Life Matters Media
Low Country Chapter (Charleston) of the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
Madonna University, Livonia Michigan
Mercy Health
Nebraska Nurses Foundation
North Texas Organization of Nurse Executives
Northeast Oklahoma Chapter of the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
Oregon Nurses Association
Phoenix Chapter of the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
Phoenix Theatres, Michigan
Prospect ECHN Home Health
Rhode Island State Nurses Association
Samford University Health Sciences Center for Faith and Health
Sanford Health
Seasons Hospice & Palliative Care
Sigma Theta Tau, Eta Pi Chapter
South Central Pennsylvania Chapter of the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
Southcoast Health
Southeast Pennsylvania Chapter of the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
Texas Health Resources
Texas Home Furnishings
Texas Hospital Association
Texas Midwest Chapter of Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
Texas Nurses Foundation
Texas Organization of Nurse Executives
Texas Woman’s University
The BirchTree Center for Healthcare Transformation
The Congregational Church of Topsfield, Massachusetts
UNC HealthCare Children’s Supportive Care Team
University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio
VA Medical Center, Birmingham
Visiting Nurse & Health Services of Connecticut, Inc.
Viterbo University
Washington State Nurses Association
West Central Florida Chapter of the Hospice and Palliative Nurses Association
Wisconsin Capitol Chapter – Oncology Nursing Society