School Nursing: The Tipping Point for Health for Vulnerable Families
Project Overview (PDF)
4th Funding Cycle Development Award
Project Start Date: July 1, 2008
Project End Date: June 30, 2009
Original Award Amount: $50,000
Adjusted Award Amount: $47,163*
Project Goal Statement: School nurses are pivotal to helping students and families address health concerns and establish lifelong healthy behaviors. This project builds a diverse and knowledgeable school nurse work force, concentrating on the needs in Milwaukee Public Schools.
*In 2009 award amounts, based on the remaining budget, were adjusted to reflect the decline in endowment asset value due to the downturn in the economy.