75-year-old Nursing Association and Community Fund join forces in Kent

KENT — The 75-year-old nonprofit Kent Nursing Association recently merged with the Kent Community Fund. 

A community-wide reception to celebrate the merger is scheduled for Friday, Sept. 28, at 4 p.m. in the St. Andrew’s Church parish hall at the corner of routes 7 and 341. All are welcome to attend.

The Kent Nursing Association (KNA) was incorporated in 1943, during World War II, by six women leaders in Kent: Dr. Josephine Evarts, Miriam Butterworth, Dorothy Gawel, Nina Page, Doris Woodin and Elizabeth Woodward. 

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