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Be a volunteer. Join a medical mission. And use your skills to help people in your local area or around the world who have limited access to even the most basic healthcare.
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  • How Nurses are Changing the World

    Hear what Genevieve Handy, MSN, RN, CPNP, has to say about her volunteer experience with Operation Smile when she spoke at a recent National Student Nurses’ Association Convention.

Ways to volunteer
Here are some organizations where nurses have done great work.
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Mercy Ships
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Operation Smile
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Heart to Heart
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All Hands and Hearts
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Direct Relief
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In their own words
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  • What kind of volunteer work can nurses do?

    Giving back to the community and traveling to undeveloped countries are some of the ways nurses can volunteer.

Empower your fellow nurses and inspire young people to join the profession by being an advocate for nursing.
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