VANS stays involved in the community

VANS (The Valdosta Organization of Nursing Students) has been extremely active within the community this semester. See below of the timeline provided by their president of their recent/upcoming events.

Recent Upcoming:

September 9th: We went to Second Harvest to help pack boxes to send to Houston after Hurricane Harvey went through. We helped pack over 1200 boxes of non perishable food items.

September 16th: We attended the South Georgia Pride Festival. We took blood pressures. (Pictures Below)

September 22nd: We hosted a HIV Testing with the health department in the Student Union. We had 85 people tested, handed out safe sex pamphlets and safe sex supplies.(Pictures Below)

Upcoming events:

October 28th: We will be attending Second Harvest Make a Difference Day

November 3rd: We will be attending the¬†Alzheimer’s¬†Walk

November 11th: We will be helping the PTO at LPE with booths at their fall festival

November 18th: We will be taking blood pressures at LAMP’S Block Party


Comments are closed.