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Is Your State Ready To Meet the Challenge?

Over the last four years, Meet the Challenge! project has brought the assistance of Registered Dietitian Nutritionists to over 100 Iowa schools through engaging food service directors and parents in school wellness improvements. Meet the Challenge! is a collaborative project with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation and the Iowa Department of Education through [...]

By |2016-10-14T09:36:29-05:00September 19th, 2016|Foundation News|Comments Off on Is Your State Ready To Meet the Challenge?

September Monthly Message: What’s Your Legacy?

Have you ever thought about what your legacy will be? We all play so many roles over the course of our lifetime. What areas of your life are you most passionate about and want to make a lasting impact on? A number of Academy members have thought about this exact question and have chosen to [...]

By |2018-03-01T13:11:19-06:00September 1st, 2016|Foundation Chair Message|Comments Off on September Monthly Message: What’s Your Legacy?

September Everyday Heroes

Alexandra Geralie Pérez Rodríguez, dietetic intern (Puerto Rico) I recently had the great privilege of presenting the "Tossed Treasures" mini grant to a group of undergraduate students at the University of Puerto Rico Rio Piedras Campus. The students were very responsive to the presentation and showed interest in learning ways to prevent food waste. They [...]

By |2016-10-14T09:36:48-05:00September 1st, 2016|Everyday Heroes|Comments Off on September Everyday Heroes