Nurses Run for Education

Sat April 17 - Fri May 14
This years race is virtual. You can complete The Nurses Run for Education 5K ANY TIME and ANY WHERE between April 17 and May 14. Wherever you run or walk - please stay safe and follow social distancing guidelines.

We are excited to announce that Virginia Western nursing faculty and nursing students are leading the very first Virtual Nursing 5K event in Roanoke, Virginia. The event will start April 17 and run through Nurses Week, May 14. Participants can run or walk in the comfort of their own environment and at their own pace without judgement. The purpose of this annual event is to support our nursing students and our nursing program, while promoting a sense of community and compassion in our local region.   

To order your race t-shirt, please go to this link. Almost 50% of the proceeds will support our Nursing Program and Nursing students.

If you feel passionate to donate to this cause, the direct link is to do so is Under Making a Difference, scroll to "other" and type in "Nursing Program Fund." Your generous donation again will support our future nurses and nursing program.  

Help support our nursing program and nursing students!

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