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June Chair Message

A Challenging Year I am honored to serve as your 2020-2021 Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation Chair and I follow in a long line of individuals who share a passion for our Foundation and profession. While I have had the opportunity to serve in many leadership roles locally and nationally with the Academy and [...]

By |2020-06-01T11:16:06-05:00June 1st, 2020|Foundation Chair Message, Foundation News|0 Comments

The CARES ACT and Incentives for Charitable Giving

The Coronavirus Aid, Relief and Economic Security (CARES) Act went into effect in March 2020 to address the impact of COVID-19. The bill provides individuals and corporations increased tax incentives for charitable giving, in hopes of encouraging donations and stimulating philanthropy throughout the U.S. Here is how the CARES Act provides incentives to donate to [...]

By |2020-05-21T14:32:20-05:00May 21st, 2020|Foundation News|0 Comments

April Chair Message

Our Foundation is Here For You, Now More Than Ever!As I pen this message, I find myself reflecting on the different challenges each of us will face as we navigate through these unprecedented times. Our challenges come in different forms, but one thing we all share in common is the concern for the health and [...]

By |2020-04-01T11:26:38-05:00April 1st, 2020|Foundation Chair Message, Foundation News|0 Comments

Foundation Resources for Academy Members, Students and Educators

From all of us at the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation, we would like you to know how much we appreciate all Academy members for your support over the years. Our top priority is the health and safety of you and your loved ones during these challenging times.As the impact of COVID-19 unfolds, our [...]

By |2020-05-22T13:35:29-05:00March 26th, 2020|Foundation Chair Message, Foundation News|0 Comments

Attention Student Members – The Foundation Is Now Accepting Applications for its Student Member Board of Director Position

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation (Foundation) is seeking student members of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics interested in gaining strong leadership skills to apply for the Student Member position on the Foundation’s Board of Directors. The Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization which, through philanthropy, empowers current and future food and nutrition [...]

By |2020-03-13T11:01:08-05:00March 13th, 2020|Foundation News|0 Comments

Academy Members are Raising Money for the Foundation Through Facebook – You Can Too!

Did you know you can set-up a fundraiser for the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation for your birthday or at any time throughout the year through Facebook? Academy members like Connie Diekman and Cathy Christie chose to celebrate their birthday in this fashion and raised donations to support their profession!“While there are many worthy [...]

By |2020-03-06T08:17:47-06:00March 6th, 2020|Foundation News|0 Comments

February Chair Message

Donors Empower Academy Members Through our Foundation! Our Foundation makes a tremendous impact on hundreds of Academy members each year through our scholarships, awards, research grants, fellowships, disaster relief efforts and public health and nutrition education programs like Kids Eat Right and Future of Food. I am amazed by the great work our Award [...]

By |2020-02-03T11:31:31-06:00February 3rd, 2020|Foundation Chair Message, Foundation News|0 Comments

Research Fellowship: Early Complementary Feeding of Eggs in Rural Guatemala

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation (Foundation) with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (Academy), the world's largest organization of food and nutrition professionals, is seeking a licensed nutrition and dietetics professional from Guatemala to serve as a research fellow. The fellow will participate in a research project titled “Early Complementary Feeding of Eggs [...]

By |2019-10-09T09:38:39-05:00October 9th, 2019|Fellowship, Foundation News|0 Comments

September Spotlight on Malnutrition

2019 Abbott Nutrition Alliance Award Recipient Highlights The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation’s (Foundation) 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 |2019-08-29T14:30:38-05:00August 29th, 2019|Foundation News|0 Comments