Gotcha Covered: A Legacy of Service and Protection

Posted: 25 September 09

What happens when 50 musty vintage aprons discarded from the household goods of two women fall in to the hands of 50 RN’s who are also writers and artists? Our Story

Then what happens when those RN’s decide to form a grassroots group whose mission is to assist other nurses to have the resources to do what they would do by themselves if they could?

And finally what happens when the group produces a wonderful book, full of rich, evocative stories, historical text, and illustrations about aprons, nurses, women, feminism, and traditions, and designates all the proceeds from sales of the book to an educational micro-credit lending organization on behalf of Kenyan RN’s? click here to read about micro-finance

Answer: Gotcha Covered: A Legacy of Service and Protection ©2009, Ginger T. Manley, Published by Westview, Inc. This 230 page book, with 74 color illustrations and fifty literary and creative contributions, is available to be ordered online. and in select locations

To view the aprons click here
To read a few of the pieces included in Gotcha Covered: A Legacy of Service and Protection click here


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