Message from the PNAAF 5K Chair
PNAAF/PNAA 5K Virtual Walk, 2022 " A Year of Fitness, Wellness and Change"
On behalf of our 2022 PNAAF/PNAA 5K Team for our 3rd Virtual 5K Walk/Run, I cordially invite you to join our fundraising initiatives on our 43rd National Convention scheduled on July, 2022 hosted by PNA New York.
The Annual PNAAF/PNAA 5K walk , a non-profit professional organization in an effort to raise funds that would help meet the mission of both organization to financially support our Leadership Institute, Education, Research, Scholarships, Humanitarian, Community Services and promotes nursing excellence. This is also an opportunity for the Filipino-American nurses to challenge their physical fitness.
For the last 3 years of Chairing this special event, due to uncertainty things are tough, folks are struggling, we grieve the lost of our front liners , family members, friends, and love ones, 2021 still feels drastically different. However, the challenges and uncertainty of our situation has brought forth some unity and all these changes and sacrifices made each one of us closer. Let’s give gratitude to all our front liners for risking their lives taking care of our love ones.
Every year, a day has always been dedicated to a 5K event during the National Convention and every year we ask for the support and generosity of our members, families, friends, relatives to support our 5K campaign. Our goal this year is to raise $60,000.00. Our 5K team extends our gratitude for your continued support, participation, and generosity as always. We thank you in advance for all the help you can afford and wishing you all that “ New Year, 2022 brings us tremendous joy and good luck that takes all of us to a newer heights of success.”
Thank you from my heart, Your PNAAF/PNAA 5K Walk Chair (2019-2022)
Vilma D. Ortiz. MSN, RN
2021-2023 PNAAF Treasurer
2019-2021 PNAAF Asst. Treasurer
2017-2019 PNAAF Board of Trustees
2016-2018 PNAMSEF President
2010-2012 PNASF President
PNAAF 5K Regional Donations