NNAK Partnership with The Daisy Foundation

August 23, 2019 (Glen Ellen, CA) – The DAISY Foundation™ and The National Nurses Association
of Kenya (NNAK) announced their mutual support today.
The DAISY Foundation is thrilled to welcome NNAK, their first association partner in Africa, to
The DAISY Community of Supportive Associations and believes the alignment of their missions will
promote excellence in nursing throughout Kenya and beyond. Said Bonnie Barnes, FAAN, Co-founder
and CEO of The DAISY Foundation, “NNAK’s focus on opportunities and programs that celebrate,
recognize and showcase the impact of nurses makes a natural partnership. We are excited to think
about the nurses who will be honored for their extraordinary compassionate care thanks to our
association.”
Alfred Obengo, Chairman of NNAK, added "Nurses as front-line health care workers have
managed to tackle some of the most challenging healthcare situations within healthcare. It is with the
support of organizations like The DAISY Foundation that we are able as associations to recognize and
reward exemplary heroes in scrubs and enshrine a spirit of excellence in patient care delivery and
quality healthcare outcomes.”