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September Spotlight on Malnutrition

2018 Abbott Nutrition Alliance Award Recipient Highlights The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation’s Abbott Nutrition Alliance Award recognizes up to four Academy members annually working in a hospital setting who have made significant contributions to improve awareness and take action to address malnutrition with an award of $1,400. To be eligible, candidates must be [...]

By |2018-08-30T10:08:01-05:00August 30th, 2018|Foundation News, Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

Rush University Dietetic Interns Deliver Check to the Greater Chicago Food Depository on Behalf of the Academy Foundation

Every year, the Rush University MS/DI interns attend a volunteer session at the Greater Chicago Food Depository. This year, the group also helped the Academy Foundation deliver a donation in the amount of $4,600 to the Depository as well. The proceeds were from the 2017 Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Food and Nutrition Conference and [...]

By |2018-08-27T10:54:21-05:00August 27th, 2018|Foundation News|0 Comments

August Monthly Message

August is Kids Eat Right Month! Ask anyone what one of their highest priorities in life is, and nearly all would say their children. Even individuals without children will prioritize the needs of children over many other needs of a society. Families with limited resources will make sure that their kids’ needs are taken [...]

By |2018-08-01T09:16:19-05:00August 1st, 2018|Foundation Chair Message|0 Comments

The Academy Foundation and Commission on Dietetic Registration Partnership is Making an Impact Throughout the Profession

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation is committed to increasing the number of RDNs with doctorate degrees to help meet the needs of educating the next generation of RDNs, as well as providing financial support to students at all levels of study. Our Foundation has more than 55 scholarship funds that doctoral students are [...]

By |2018-07-30T10:56:42-05:00July 30th, 2018|Foundation News|0 Comments

Attention Students – Apply for your Student Stipend Today

The Academy Foundation's Student Stipend Program is designed to help active Academy student members attend FNCE®. Students who have registered for FNCE® can apply for a $100 stipend, which have been made available from the Academy Foundation thanks to the generosity of the many Dietetic Practice Groups (DPGs), state affiliates and individual Academy members [...]

By |2018-07-02T12:59:45-05:00July 2nd, 2018|Foundation News|0 Comments

July Monthly Message

Your Academy Foundation is Helping Develop the Next Generation of RDNs!Students have always been an important focus for the Foundation. Our Mission - Through philanthropy, empower current and future food and nutrition practitioners to optimize global health – clearly emphasizes the importance of ensuring that students are given the right opportunities. As the world’s largest [...]

By |2018-07-02T11:15:47-05:00July 2nd, 2018|Foundation Chair Message|0 Comments

Healthy and Sustainable Food Systems Fellowship

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation is funding a Healthy and Sustainable Food Systems Fellow. This opportunity, available through a generous donation to the Foundation by National Dairy Council, will fund an RDN member of the Academy to participate full-time in a one-year project in collaboration with the Foundation’s Future of Food initiative to [...]

By |2018-06-05T10:04:22-05:00June 4th, 2018|Fellowship, Foundation News|0 Comments

June Monthly Message

New Beginnings! The start of anything new is always exhilarating, and that’s certainly how I feel about beginning the new 2018-19 fiscal year. I’d like to welcome our new Academy Foundation Board members: Academy President-Elect: Terri J. Raymond, MA, RDN, CD, FAND; Financial Officer: Manju Karkare, MS, RDN, LDN, FAND; Directors: Margaret Garner, MS, RDN, [...]

By |2019-05-24T15:17:06-05:00June 1st, 2018|Foundation Chair Message|0 Comments

Life University Dietetic Students Get Creative and Raise Money for the Foundation

Christina Green, is the Vice President of the Student Nutrition and Dietetics Association at Life University in Marietta, Ga. The SNDA is a student led organization that promotes nutrition education on campus, supports charitable activities such as volunteering in the community, and provides a social network for dietetic students. Green believes in the support the [...]

By |2018-04-26T08:58:52-05:00April 25th, 2018|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

Foundation Fundraising Champion Shares Why She Raises Funds

Rachel Sallade, MS, RD, LD, works as a Registered Dietitian for the Marshall University Nutrition Education Program, is a member of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics and is the current volunteer Foundation Fundraising Champion for her local West Virginia Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics affiliate. Sallade put together a basket drawing fund raiser [...]

By |2019-03-05T13:53:08-06:00April 18th, 2018|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments