Student Nurses Mark Domestic Violence Month and Support Barbara Kettle Shelter October 12
HANCOCK, MI - To mark Domestic Violence Month this October, the Finlandia University Student Nurses' Organization will host a talk by Mary Niemela, outreach coordinator for the Barbara Kettle Gundlach Shelter, Tuesday, October 12, 12:10 p.m., at the university's Chapel of St. Matthew.
Before and after Niemela's talk, the student-nurses invite Finlandia students and the community to support the local women's shelter by purchasing a purple ribbon, and by donating women's deodorant and new combs and brushes-all items the shelter is currently in need of.
The community is also invited to wear purple on October 12 to acknowledge Domestic Violence month.
For additional information, please contact Meta Bray, Finlandia University assistant professor of nursing, at 906-487-7357.