The Life of a School Nurse

Nurses have been part of the school setting since the late 1800’s when they provided student inspections to identify those with communicable diseases who needed treatment. The primary role of a school nurse is to support student learning  by promoting student and staff health and safety. Rather than list all the duties of a school [...]

By | September 6th, 2016|Words from the Heart|0 Comments

J.C. Gonzalez-Mendez Joins Advisory Board

 We are delighted to introduce J.C. Gonzalez-Mendez, the newest member of our Advisory Board. J.C. brings tremendous business and philanthropic experience to Barco's Nightingales Foundation and will be a valuable asset as we continue to expand the breadth of our outreach. ~Michael and Frida Donner Mr. Gonzalez-Mendez served as Senior Vice President, McDonald’s Global Inclusion, [...]

By | August 18th, 2016|Words from the Heart|0 Comments

Happy Father's Day

All of us at Barco’s Nightingales Foundation salute fathers around the world.  We wish you all a wonderful Father’s Day spent with your loving families.  And a very special Father’s Day wish for safety and peace for all our military fathers who cannot be with their families this Father’s Day.

By | June 16th, 2016|Words from the Heart|0 Comments

Celebrating Moms Around the World

Capturing a mother's love is a rare thing. That's why each of the images below is so poignant. As we celebrate mothers around the world, we hope this tribute in images bring back fond memories for each of you. Happy Mother's Day from all of us at Barco's Nightingales Foundation.           [...]

ReSurge International: Hand Training in Ecuador

One of the most important aspects of the work our partner, ReSurge International undertakes is the visiting educator program. Through this program, expert volunteer medical professionals go to developing countries and give hands-on training to local medical personnel. This training extends their impact and helps ensure treatment continues to reach as many people as possible, [...]

By | April 21st, 2016|Words from the Heart|0 Comments