The Foundation is helping to ensure quality healthcare in our community by funding educational opportunities for healthcare professionals and providing scholarships for those who wish to enter the fields of nursing and respiratory therapy. In addition to supporting family practice residents, we're also committed to promoting wellness and good health in the Greater Kansas City area. Through Health Education Grants, the Foundation supports community schools with innovative programs that nurture the physical and mental health needs of Kansas City's children.
- L.A. Hollinger, M.D. Scholarship
- Trinity Lutheran School of Nursing Alumnae Scholarship
- Orear Institute for Post-Graduate Medical Studies
- Health Education Grants to Neighborhood Schools
- Other Grants
2013 Nursing and Respiratory Therapy Scholarships
In May of 2013, the Trinity Lutheran School of Nursing Alumnae Scholarship committee awarded $129,500 in scholarships to 29 undergraduate nursing students pursuing their RN or BSN. The L.A. Hollinger, M.D. Scholarship was awarded to eight nursing students in the amount of $13,000.
2013 Orear Conference
In late June, the 26 Annual Orear Institute for Post Graduate Studies hosted six nationally renowned speakers, who covered timely topics on recent advances in their respective fields. This two day conference was attended by 160 physicians, nurse practitioners and other healthcare providers.