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Academy Foundation Board Approves Funding for Second Century Projects

Mission: Through philanthropy, empower current and future food and nutrition practitioners to optimize global health. The Academy Foundation has voted to spend an initial $258,000 from its Second Century Fund on three initiatives that align with its new mission and build upon the Foundation’s 50-plus years of success supporting dietetics professionals locally and nationally [...]

By |2017-09-18T09:33:08-05:00August 22nd, 2017|Foundation News|0 Comments

Everyday Heroes: Throughout the Years

Erin Laurie, MS, RD, LD (Kansas) The Family Champions parent cooking toolkit was very easy to use. I really liked the fact that the presentations were interactive and got participants involved. The handouts complimented the presentations nicely. The favorite was the “10 no-recipe meal ideas” handout. Participants commented how much they appreciated the "grocery [...]

By |2017-08-08T15:36:00-05:00August 8th, 2017|Everyday Heroes|0 Comments

August Monthly Message

Welcome to Kids Eat Right Month! August is often a busy month for everyone – especially parents. It’s a time to enjoy that last family vacation before kids have to go back to school. August is also Kids Eat Right Month. Kids Eat Right is a program started by the Academy and its Foundation [...]

By |2018-03-01T13:10:13-05:00August 1st, 2017|Foundation Chair Message|0 Comments