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NANN is celebrating the Year of the Nurse throughout 2020!

The World Health Organization has deemed 2020 the Year of the Nurse and Midwife (YON) in celebration of the 200th birthday of Florence Nightingale. NANN couldn't be more thrilled and will be celebrating YON throughout the year. Join in on the fun by getting involved with all that NANN has planned!

Your NANN Year of the Nurse toolkit: Download our Year of the Nurse collateral.

Download and use our logos to celebrate YON or share recognition for a nurse in print, presentations, your website, or on social media.

Download all NANN Year of the Nurse collateral at once or individually below.
Download all NANN YON collateral

NANN's Year of the Nurse Logos

Pop the static and animated logos on your website, your email signature, your social media pages, your presentations, and so much more! Let the world know you're celebrating YON all year long.

Download the Year of the Nuse logo

Download YON logo with "It's Your Year" tagline

Download YON "It's Your Year" animated logo

NANN's Year of the Nurse Recognition Files

Let's spend time throughout the Year of the Nurse paying it forward and recognizing each other for the AMAZING work neonatal nurses do each day. Download below and then share and tag nurses on social media who you'd like to honor for their outstanding contributions to neonatal nursing throughout the Year of the Nurse. Patients' families are encouraged to download and share as well! Offered in a static logo, animated GIF, and video format to meet your needs.

Here's a sample social post to share with a downloaded image, GIF, or video file: 

In honor of the #YearOfTheNurse, I'd like to recognize [insert neonatal nurse social tag] for the amazing work you do every day in the NICU! Who will you recognize next?

Download the animated video

NANN's Year of the Nurse International Nurses Day Animated Video and Image

On May 12th, we're aiming to flood the internet with good vibes and gratitude for nurses all over the world! Download our video and image to share on International Nurses Day, May 12th, along with NANN, other nursing organizations, and institutions and nurses from near and far.

Download the International Nurses Day video

Download the International Nurses Day image

Look for mentions of the Year of the Nurse in all 2020 NANN events and communications.

We're truly honored to have this international opportunity raise awareness to the amazing work all nurses do throughout the world. Look for regular updates to be added to this page to let you know the latest on NANN's YON celebration. Be sure to follow #YearOfTheNurse on your favorite social media networks.

YON HoodiePurchase your Year of the Nurse commemorative items.

Our YON logo is availabe on apparel and other goods in the NANN Merch store. Order yours to wear throughout the year. Hot tip: Place your order as a unit to save on shipping!

Share how you're celebrating with NANN!

We can't wait to learn about all the fun and creative ways you're celebrating YON. Share pictures and videos from your decorations, parties, and more by posting on Facebook and tagging us at @neonatalnurses with the hashtag #YearOfTheNurse. At the end of 2020, we'll produce a compilation video of all the celebratory images and vides we've received from around the world.

Have a great idea for how else NANN should celebrate? Share your thoughts with with NANN's Director of Membership, Marketing, and Communications, Molly Anderson at today!