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The Foundation is Addressing Global Malnutrition Through its Fellowships Supported by the Second Century Campaign

The Foundation’s Applied Global Nutrition Research Fellow, Stephen Charles Alajajian, RDN, has been working in Guatemala on behalf of the Foundation and Maya Health Alliance/Wuqu’ Kawog, overseeing the implementation research and quality improvement aspects of a garden research project and participating in nutrition-related efforts. Steve is enjoying his work and knows the impact the [...]

By |2019-04-08T17:01:04-05:00April 8th, 2019|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

San Diego State University Student Nutrition Organization Raises Funds for the Academy Foundation at their Annual Gala

The Student Nutrition Organization (SNO) at San Diego State University (SDSU) held their Sixth Annual Dinner Gala & Silent Auction recently and raised a generous donation for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and its Kids Eat Right (KER) public nutrition education program. The SNO at SDSU is passionate about children and helping them develop [...]

By |2018-12-20T14:38:26-05:00December 20th, 2018|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

December Monthly Message

Happy Holidays! For most of us, the December holiday season comes with many happy childhood memories. Those of you who are parents and grandparents (or aunts and uncles) want to continue those happy times by making sacrifices, both big and small, to help future generations feel the joy and security that we felt. The mission [...]

By |2018-12-04T13:15:50-05:00December 4th, 2018|Foundation Chair Message, Foundation News|0 Comments

November Monthly Message

Remember the Foundation on National Giving Tuesday this November! For those of you who attended FNCE® 2018 in Washington, DC, I hope you enjoyed it as much as I did. I had the honor of speaking about the Foundation to a dozen different groups there, including DPG and affiliate leaders, the House of Delegates, Fifty-Year [...]

By |2018-11-02T12:42:58-05:00November 2nd, 2018|Foundation Chair Message, Foundation News|0 Comments

October Monthly Message

October Always Means FNCE®! What do you think of when you realize it’s October? Pumpkin-flavored everything? Halloween? If you’re an Academy member, October means FNCE®. This year’s FNCE® in Washington, DC offers many exciting Foundation-related activities. Thanks to the generosity of our sponsors, three Foundation Nutrition Symposia are offered on Saturday, October 20, giving you [...]

By |2018-10-02T11:59:51-05:00October 2nd, 2018|Foundation Chair Message|0 Comments

September Monthly Message

September Means Scholarships and a Focus on Malnutrition! To me, September always feels like a month of transition, with kids returning to school and the weather gradually changing to autumn temperatures. This year, September is also when the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation awarded its scholarships. In Academy member surveys, year after year, [...]

By |2018-09-11T11:58:30-05:00September 11th, 2018|Foundation Chair Message, Foundation News|0 Comments

Sustainable Food Systems Roundtable: Application for Student Leader Attendees

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation is accepting applications for student leaders to attend an upcoming roundtable in Chicago on November 8-9, 2018: “Sustainable Food Systems: Creating a Nutrition-Focused Framework for Action.” This is an exciting opportunity for students to attend a roundtable discussion with a select group of food systems experts and elevate [...]

By |2018-09-04T16:46:01-05:00September 4th, 2018|Foundation News|0 Comments