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Avant Healthcare Professionals Holds Fundraiser for Junior Achievement of Central Florida

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September 17, 2018

Avant Healthcare Professionals, the premier staffing provider of internationally educated nursing and allied health professionals, is holding a fall fundraiser in partnership with Junior Achievement (JA) of Central Florida. Junior Achievement is a national organization dedicated to giving young people the knowledge and skills they need to own their economic success, plan for their futures, and make smart academic and economic choices.

The goal is to raise $4,000 to send a qualified student to the Junior Achievement Academy at Oakridge High School in Orlando, Florida. 

Avant Healthcare Professionals’ ongoing partnership with JA involves sponsoring the JA Academy Scholarship for a local student, mentoring students and providing JA with additional classroom resources needed to continue their initiative.

If you would like to donate toward this fundraising program, please email Geanette Francis, Executive Assistant at gfrancis@avanthealthcare.com or Mike Gorritz, Director of Organzational Development at mgorritz@avanthealthcare.com.

Current Avant fundraising initiatives by department:

Sales & Marketing

50/50 Raffle

  • Ongoing with drawing will be held October 12, 2018
  • $1.00 and up for raffle tickets

QA & Immigration

Potluck: A Taste of the World 

  • September 17th
  • $5 small plate, $7 large plate

Licensure

Waffle Wednesday’s

  • Next event to be held on September 26, 2018
  • $5 per waffle with toppings  

Cultural Transitions

Coffee Break

  • September 28, 2018
  • More details coming soon

Clinical Therapy and Nursing

Ice Cream Social

  • September 28, 2018 from 2:30 p.m. until 4:30 p.m.
  • $5 per waffle with toppings

Accounting

Bake Sale

  • October 1, 2018
  • More details coming soon

Nursing Education

Plant Sale

  • October 1, 2018
  • $5 per plant, $3 per fan and home-made buckeyes

Licensure

Alteration Services Raffle

  • Enter by October 8, 2018
  • $5 per ticket

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