From 1993 through mid-1997, Georgia Ladders in Nursing Careers (L.I.N.C.) enrolled 146 students from 48 institutions, with minority participation close to 50 percent.
L.I.N.C., a national program of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), provided financial and other resources to low-income and minority, entry- and mid-level hospital and nursing home employees to help them become licensed practical nurse (LPN) and registered nurse (RN) positions.
Key Results: Under the program, Georgia L.I.N.C.: