ACC receives $1M gift to break down financial barriers for Practical Nursing students

Assiniboine Community College has received a $1M gift from the Joyce Family Foundation to create financial awards for students in the college’s Practical Nursing program. The annual $9K awards will alleviate financial barriers for those who want to study nursing. “Assiniboine is proud of our contributions to ensuring there are nurses trained and ready to step into healthcare careers that are in demand,” said ACC President Mark Frison. “This significant donation will open a door for many hopeful nursing students, enhancing their opportunity to be successful in the pursuit of a healthcare career.” ACC Note: Archived stories may contain dead links or be missing source links.