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Chartering Chapter Press Release Template

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
For more information, contact:
(NAME) at (PHONE) or (E-MAIL)

Local School to Charter Chapter of International Nursing Honor Society

(CITY, STATE) - The (College/University) Nursing Honor Society has been approved and will be chartered as an official chapter of the Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) on (date) at (time).

(Chapter President or other Chartering Ceremony Leader) will conduct the chartering ceremony at the (location).

Approval for the (chapter name) Chapter was granted at the STTI biennial convention, (date), in (location).

Membership in STTI is by invitation and is extended to undergraduate students, graduate students, faculty and professional nurses who have demonstrated superior scholastic, leadership and nursing achievements.

STTI is a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to improve the health of people worldwide through leadership and scholarship in practice, education and research. Founded in 1922, members include practicing nurses, instructors, researchers, policymakers, entrepreneurs and others.

The honor society’s more than 480 chapters are located at institutions of higher education throughout the United States, as well as in Australia, Botswana, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Ghana, Hong Kong, Japan, Kenya, Malawi, Mexico, the Netherlands, Pakistan, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Swaziland, Sweden, Taiwan, Tanzania and Wales.

Some (# of inductees) nurse leaders and students will be inducted as charter members in this group.

Officers to be installed are:
(list name and officer titles)

Following the chartering ceremony, a reception will be held at (location).

Dignitaries who will be participating in the event include (name, title).

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The Honor Society of Nursing, Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to support the learning, knowledge and professional development of nurses committed to making a difference in health worldwide. Founded in 1922, STTI has more than 125,000 members in 90 countries. Members include practicing nurses, instructors, researchers, policymakers, entrepreneurs and others. STTI’s 480 chapters are located at institutions of higher education throughout Australia, Botswana, Brazil, Canada, Colombia, Ghana, Hong Kong, Japan, Kenya, Malawi, Mexico, The Netherlands, Pakistan, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Swaziland, Sweden, Taiwan, Tanzania, the United States and Wales. More information about STTI can be found online at www.nursingsociety.org.

 
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