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Benjamin Foundation Celebrates 10th Year of Support to UVI Nurse Extern Program

The Bennie and Martha Benjamin Foundation is celebrating the 10th Anniversary of its commitment to the Student Nurse Extern Program and its partnership with the University of the Virgin Islands’ School of Nursing, the Schneider Regional Medical Center and Juan F. Luis Hospital. 

The Benjamin Foundation’s Student Nurse Extern Program provides training to UVI nursing students and prepares those students to easily adapt to the hospital setting once they are licensed. The foundation has donated more than $280,000 to the hospitals in the territory to support the program. More information is available in a news release on the Media Section of the UVI website - – and from this direct link.