Through a lifetime of caring for women, your midwife provided you and your family with an experience that treated your pregnancy and birth as a normal process, with vigilant and attentive care, intervening with technology only when required.
What part of the birth experience stands out for you?
- The opportunity to make decisions about your pregnancy and birth.
- The way in which your midwife partnered with you to achieve your goals.
The empathic and compassionate care you received.
- The ability of your midwife to listen and respond to your unique situation.
- The thorough education and accurate information provided to you.
- The chance for your family and friends to share the miracle of birth.
What is The A.C.N.M. Foundation, Inc.?
The A.C.N.M. Foundation, Inc. is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting high quality maternal, newborn, and well woman health services through the practice of midwifery. The Foundation supports projects that enhance nurse midwifery education, research and practice.
Education - The Foundation awards scholarships to qualified and deserving student nurse-midwives and supports the development of educational opportunities such as the Domestic Violence program and the Summit on Epidural Anesthesia in Birth.
Research - The Foundation funds research projects and graduate fellowships.
Practice - The Foundation supports projects that help to improve midwifery practice.
As the only non profit grant making organization committed to advancing women's health through the practice of nurse midwifery, The A.C.N.M. Foundation Inc. is an exciting and important giving opportunity.
How can you thank your midwife?
Perhaps you have thought of sending a gift to thank your midwife for the personal attention and care.
There is one gift that will honor your midwife and assure that other women will have midwives available for their care.
Thank your midwife by making a gift to The A.C.N.M. Foundation, Inc. The A.C.N.M. Foundation, Inc. the charitable are of the American College of Nurse-Midwives, promotes the well being of women and infants by providing funds for research that improves practice and care. It provides leadership and expertise in the midwifery profession through fellowships and scholarships for midwifery students.
For your tax deductible gift:
Your midwife will receive notification of your gift and you will be listed in the honor roll of donors sent to your midwife.
Your midwife's name will be listed in the ACNM newsletter.
You will be recognized in The A.C.N.M. Foundation, Inc. publications.
You will know that you have helped to strengthen the profession of midwifery.