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Distinguished Donor and Academy Member, Colonel Frances G. Ballentine, MS, RetRD, Leaves a Legacy with the Academy Foundation

Colonel Frances Gasson Ballentine, MS, RetRD, an Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics member since 1944 and a retired U.S. Air Force Colonel, passed away in November of 2017 at the age of 95, bequeathing more than $250,000 to the Academy Foundation through her estate. Colonel Ballentine had a distinguished career in the United States Air [...]

By |2018-02-22T15:16:43-05:00January 26th, 2018|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

January Monthly Message

Starting Off 2018 with Record Fundraising, Critical Project Funding and Foundation Award Opportunities! Happy New Year! There’s always a feeling of excitement and anticipation that comes with starting a new year. And speaking of excitement, there are several Foundation-related bits of news about which I’m thrilled to report. First, pledges and collections for the Second [...]

By |2018-03-01T13:09:00-05:00January 3rd, 2018|Foundation Chair Message|0 Comments