many ways to volunteer and assist the consortium in its
ongoing mission. You could become a consortium volunteer
and join forces with other executives, nurses, business
owners, and committed individuals from the community in
creating awareness about the nursing shortage.
Or you may
wish to donate “in kind” services (in the areas of
marketing or fundraising, for example), become a student
mentor, or take part in our successful Speaker’s Bureau
program that visits area schools. The choice is yours.
Below are the various volunteer programs we offer. Should
you require additional information, contact us.
Spread the word about how rewarding nursing can be to
students in your community. Join our dynamic Speaker’s
Bureau for a chance to inspire students into considering
nursing as a career. Provide students with information on
nursing career paths and what skills they’ll need to
prepare for this worthwhile profession.
Become a School Volunteer
Take the time to become a volunteer and introduce nursing
to students by helping young people increase their
awareness of nursing as a future career option.
“Introducing Students to Nursing” was founded by the
Nursing Shortage Consortium Committee of South Florida in
mentor and create some magic. If you are a caring person,
a good listener, and interested in making a difference in
a young person’s life, become a mentor today.
Other Volunteer Opportunities
There are numerous other ways you can volunteer. Below is
a list of ongoing opportunities:
Sponsor a Future Nurses Club
Provide schools with books about nursing
Offer internship and community service opportunities to
high school students
Set up activities for Future Nurses Clubs (newsletters,
seminars, and field trips)
Help the consortium by volunteering your time in the