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10 States Awarded Foundation-Sponsored Presentations

Congratulations to the 10 state affiliates awarded a Foundation-sponsored presentation (choice of foods of future, farming tools, or food preservation topics) for their annual meetings in 2017: Arkansas Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics California Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics DC Metro Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Michigan Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Minnesota Academy of [...]

By |2016-10-14T09:36:56-05:00August 22nd, 2016|Foundation News|Comments Off on 10 States Awarded Foundation-Sponsored Presentations

August Monthly Message: Happy Kids Eat Right Month!

Children are the future of this great country of ours and this amazing planet. I had the opportunity to spend the last week at a camp with more than 150 students from grades 5 thru 12 representing 45 states! They were learning about how to help their fellow students eat better and move more in [...]

By |2018-07-30T12:07:00-05:00August 1st, 2016|Foundation Chair Message|Comments Off on August Monthly Message: Happy Kids Eat Right Month!

August Everyday Heroes: Kids Eat Right Month

Katherine Feyen, Kirsten Arme, Caity Neinow and Eliza Short - students (Wisconsin) This summer, four nutrition and dietetics students from Viterbo University in Wisconsin have volunteered their time to plan, create, and teach garden nutrition lessons to children at the local La Crosse Boys and Girls Club in their garden. With help from Mayo Clinic [...]

By |2016-10-31T11:53:14-05:00August 1st, 2016|Everyday Heroes|Comments Off on August Everyday Heroes: Kids Eat Right Month