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October Chair Message

Our Foundation is Dedicated to Helping Students at all Levels of Study! Ask Academy members about our Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation and most will tell you how proud they are of our commitment to students through our annual scholarship program. As a lifelong educator, this means the world to me as well, and [...]

By |2020-09-30T10:05:30-05:00September 30th, 2020|Foundation Chair Message, Foundation News|0 Comments

September Chair Message

FNCE® Foundation Virtual Events – Join us! This year’s FNCE® as a virtual event is shaping up to be a great one, creating new and exciting opportunities for the Academy, members and the Foundation. Over the years, thousands of Academy members have supported our FNCE® Foundation events and we are so grateful. Your generosity helps [...]

By |2020-09-04T11:01:39-05:00August 31st, 2020|Foundation Chair Message, Foundation News|0 Comments

2020 FNCE Foundation Student Stipend Program

The Academy Foundation proudly offers our Student Stipend Program each year to help offset the cost of attending FNCE® for student members. Help a Student Attend FNCE Donate today to help a student attend 2020 FNCE® as a virtual event by making a donation to the Foundation’s Student Stipend Program. While a $100 donation covers [...]

By |2020-09-02T16:12:22-05:00July 31st, 2020|Foundation News|0 Comments

July Chair Message

Our Foundation is Always Working to Develop the Next Generation of RDNs!Students have always been an important focus for our Foundation. In fact, in 1944, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics received a donation from Dr. Elmer McCollum to provide financial support for a  student pursuing a career in dietetics that would help to eventually [...]

By |2020-07-02T10:16:24-05:00July 2nd, 2020|Foundation Chair Message, Foundation News|0 Comments

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation 2020-2021 Slate of Officers and Board of Directors

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics welcomes its 2020 – 2021 Slate of Officers and Board of Directors. New, first term Directors include; Kevin Sauer, PhD, RDN, LD, CDE, FAND (Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics President-Elect), Kathleen Niedert, MBA, RD, CSG, FADA (Treasurer), Susan Laramee, MS, RDN, FADA, FAND, (Director) Cynthia Wolfram, RDN, LD (Director), [...]

By |2020-07-31T10:54:40-05:00June 5th, 2020|Foundation News|0 Comments

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
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