Global Nursing Citizens

  • Name: Global Nursing Citizens 
  • Location: Kelowna, British Columbia 
  • Type: International 
  • Focus Region: Sub-Saharan Africa 
  • Focus Country: Ghana, Zambia 
  • Sustainable Development Goals: 03 
  • Description:

    Global Nursing Citizens (GNC) is a diverse group of students at UBC-Okanagan with a united goal of developing globally aware nurses, raising community awareness of humanitarian needs, and supporting health initiatives abroad. Various fundraising projects include the African Gala, Africa Homecoming and many smaller fundraisers such as bake sales, bottle drives and car washes. The money raised is sent abroad with 4th year nursing students to Ghana and Zambia to help communities in need. Most members are nursing students, but all students are welcome and encouraged to join!

     
  • BCCIC Member: No 
  • Website: https://www.facebook.com/globalnursingcitizens 
  • BC Region: Thompson-Okanagan