Mount Saint Mary College, Orange Regional Medical Center, and
Vassar Brothers Medical Center will be hosting a very special
fundraising event to new benefit the Cheryl L. Walker Nursing
The new nursing scholarship is named after Walker, a Registered
Nurse, Clinical Nurse Specialist, and an educator at the Mount.
Throughout her nearly 40-year career she also held positions at
Vassar Brothers, as well as ORMC. The scholarship will be awarded
annually to students enrolled in the Mount’s School of Nursing
baccalaureate RN program, and work at either ORMC or Vassar
Brothers. Walker died on January 13, 2016 at 58 years old.
The Paint it Forward fundraiser will be a “wine and paint” event
and is open to the public. The event will begin at 4:00 and will be
held in Hudson Hall. The price per person is $50 for the two-hour
class and will include refreshments. Those interested in
participating are asked to RSVP by Friday April 28, by emailing
Erica Torres at firstname.lastname@example.org or calling (845)
Anyone interested in contributing to the Cheryl Walker
Scholarship but unable to attend is encouraged to contribute
msmc.edu/gift. Specify it is for the Cheryl Walker Scholarship
under the “other” option.