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Clarkstown Daily Voice serves Bardonia, Congers, Nanuet, New City, Upper Nyack, Valley Cottage & West Nyack

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Jacqueline Cassagnol

Community Advisor

Jacqueline Cassagnol is the founder and president of Worldwide Community First Responder (WCFR), Inc. She is a registered nurse with her Master's Degree in Nursing Education, and Post Master's Degree in Nursing Administration. As a result of Cassagnol’s experience in preparing for and assisting with victims of the 2010 Haiti earthquake, she founded WCFR to provide health education, first aid, and disaster-preparedness training. She has presented locally, nationally and internationally at nursing conferences about WCFR and its collaboration with other non-profit organizations to improve global health outcomes. In addition, Ms. Cassagnol has presented at an International Research Congress regarding a disaster preparedness project that she initiated through WCFR in collaboration with Haitian American Nurses Association (HANA) at Faculte des Science Infirmieres a Leogane (FSIL), a nursing school in Haiti. She has been recognized with numerous distinguished awards for her community services. Cassagnol is also a nursing professor at Dominican College, a Rockland Community Emergency Responsive Team (CERT) member, a Leadership Rockland (LR) member, a HANA member, a Sigma Theta Tau International (STTI) Honor Society of Nursing leadership succession committee member, and a founding member and immediate past vice-president of the Greater Nanuet Chamber of Commerce.

Jacqueline Cassagnol's Contributions

  1. Worldwide Community First Responder Honoring Five At Annual Gala

    Worldwide Community First Responder Honoring Five At Annual Gala

    NYACK, N.Y. -- Fidelis Care and Rockland Bakery are two of the five honorees at this year's Worldwide Community First Responder sixth anniversary celebration and fundraising gala.The gala is being held on Saturday, Sept. 30 at The Time Nyack at 400 High Ave. from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m.Other honorees are Sciencia Torchon, a nurse, Dr. Mario Nelson and WomenHeart. Mike Snow, senior director ...

  2. Learn About Disaster Preparedness, Rockland

    Learn About Disaster Preparedness, Rockland

    SPRING VALLEY, N.Y. -- Hurricane Harvey has taught everyone the importance of preparing for disasters.Worldwide Community First Responder is hosting an emergency preparedness class at 60 North Madison Ave. on Saturday, Sept. 9 in Spring Valley from noon to 2 p.m."We want to help people prepare for disasters so they can stay safe," Jaqueline Cassagnol, who is teaching the ...

  3. Learn Hands-Only CPR In Rockland

    Learn Hands-Only CPR In Rockland

    ROCKLAND COUNTY, N.Y. --  Rockland County residents can learn to save a life during a free hands-only CPR class on Saturday in Spring Valley being offered by the Worldwide Community First Responders.Held as a service day in celebration of Martin Luther King Day, the class will run from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 60 North Madison Ave. Admission is free, but reservations are required. To ...

  4. Eat At Wendy's In Nanuet, Help Save Lives Around The World

    Eat At Wendy's In Nanuet, Help Save Lives Around The World

    NANUET, N.Y. -- Wendy’s customers will be eating locally, but helping globally when they dine at the Nanuet restaurant today.The fast-food chain sponsors “Get Togethers,” as a way of raising funds for community organizations.In this case, a portion of the proceeds from food sales from 5-8 p.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, will got to Worldwide Community First Responder.The Wendy’s is located at 90 ...

  5. Rockland's WCFR Hosts 5th Anniversary Fundraising Gala

    Rockland's WCFR Hosts 5th Anniversary Fundraising Gala

    NYACK, N.Y. -- Worldwide Community First Responder, Inc. is hosting its fifth anniversary and fundraising gala on Sept. 24 at The Time Hotel in Nyack.The event is honoring their live-saving partners American Haitian Nurses Associations (HANA), Volunteer New York!, Faculte des Sciences Infirmieres de Leogane (FSIL), Roxanne Watson (LiveOnNY), and Dr. Daniel Allonce. The event will be ...

  6. Rockland Nonprofit Teaches First Responder Training Worldwide

    Rockland Nonprofit Teaches First Responder Training Worldwide

    SPRING VALLEY, N.Y. -- Jackie Cassagnol traveled to Haiti shortly after a massive earthquake devastated the small country in South America in 2010. She returned to Spring Valley a changed woman with big ideas.Cassagnol, a registered nurse and professor at Dominican College, started Wordwide Community First Responder in wake of the earthquakes, which killed more than 100,000 people. ...

  7. Haitian Nurses Focus On 'Culture of Safety' In Suffern Program

    Haitian Nurses Focus On 'Culture of Safety' In Suffern Program

    SUFFERN, N.Y. -- The Haitian American Nurses Association of Rockland County Inc. will hold its annual Nurses’ Week celebration, "Culture of Safety: It Starts With You," on Saturday at the Rockland Community College Technology Center in Suffern.The event provides a unique way to educate, empower and mobilize nurses and members of the community around the issues of employment ...

  8. Jacqueline Cassagnol Joins Clarkstown Daily Voice As Community Advisor

    Jacqueline Cassagnol Joins Clarkstown Daily Voice As Community Advisor

    CLARKSTOWN, N.Y. -- Jacqueline Cassagnol, founder and president of Worldwide Community First Responder (WCFR), Inc., is one of Daily Voice's community advisors for its Clarkstown site. Community advisors provide Daily Voice with tips for local news and events. She is a registered nurse with her Master's Degree in Nursing Education, and Post Master's Degree in Nursing Administration. As ...

  9. Jacqueline Cassagnol Joins Ramapo Daily Voice As Community Advisor

    Jacqueline Cassagnol Joins Ramapo Daily Voice As Community Advisor

    RAMAPO, N.Y. -- Jacqueline Cassagnol, founder and president of Worldwide Community First Responder (WCFR), Inc., is one of Daily Voice's community advisors for its Ramapo site. Community advisors provide Daily Voice with tips for local news and events. She is a registered nurse with her Master's Degree in Nursing Education, and Post Master's Degree in Nursing Administration. As a result ...

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