Sr. Donna

Sr. Donna Del Santo, SSJ ' 78

Degree: Nursing
From: Rochester, NY

Sister Donna Delsanto, ’78 visits campus to meet scholarship recipients.

President Lorrie Clemo, nursing dean, faculty and scholarship recipients welcomed Sister Donna to campus on January 16. The scholarship, The Del Santo Family Community Nursing Scholarship was created in 2017 by an anonymous donor to honor Sister Donna and her late sister, Diane, ’82. This scholarship supports nursing students in their junior or senior year who demonstrate a commitment to community service a desire to pursuing a career in community health.

The Del Santos have a long history with D'Youville, both as stewards and as students of the College. Sr. Donna, '75, received a degree from D’Youville’s School of Nursing, and Diane, '82, received a degree from D'Youville's School of Education.