Paint it Forward Fundraiser

May 06, 2017 4:00 PM6:00 PM
Hudson Hall, room 116

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 Scholarship.

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 or calling (845) 569-3127.

Anyone interested in contributing to the Cheryl Walker Scholarship but unable to attend is encouraged to contribute online, Specify it is for the Cheryl Walker Scholarship under the “other” option.