Linda Bortolato works closely with the managers of the four programs to ensure that the workings of the Foundation are smooth and efficient. Her responsibilities include:
–Ensuring that the more than 160 participating hospitals have Hang On, Hester! books for children who need hope and encouragement.
–Maintaining the Foundation data base and mailing list.
–Gathering requested medical information for families.
–Maintaining the applications for nursing scholarships.