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Academy Member and Foundation Donor, Mary Abbott Hess, LHD, MS, RDN, LDN, FAND, Crafts Handmade Jewelry for the Benefit of the Foundation!

Support the Foundation when you give a gift of MaryMade Jewelry this Holiday Season Order MaryMade Jewelry at www.etsy.com/shop/marymadejewelry and select from an array of eclectic jewelry, including necklaces, earrings and bracelets for yourself or to give as gifts this holiday season. Each item has been handcrafted by Mary Abbott Hess, a former Academy President, [...]

By |2019-11-15T11:23:38-06:00November 15th, 2019|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

2019 October Donor Profile: Harriet Cloud

Harriet began her career within the dietetics profession in 1946 after completing a B.S. degree in Dietetics and Food Service Management from Kansas State University and a dietetic internship at Johns Hopkins Hospital in Baltimore, MD. Her early years of work consisted of hospital dietetics, public health nutrition, and finally Director of Nutrition at the [...]

By |2019-09-26T15:04:30-05:00September 26th, 2019|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

September 2019 Donor Profile – Neva Cochran, MS, RDN, LD, FAND

Neva Cochran, is an award winning registered dietitian nutritionist and nutrition communications consultant in Dallas, Texas, who partners with food, nutrition and agricultural organizations to promote positive, accurate, scientific-based nutrition messages.What motivated you to donate to the Foundation for the first time? And what has inspired you to continue giving?I don’t actually remember when I [...]

By |2019-08-27T12:39:27-05:00August 27th, 2019|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

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 |2019-05-22T13:47:20-05:00December 20th, 2018|Foundation News, Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

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

Foundation Scholarship Recipient Luke Shealy

Scholarship Recipient Luke Shealy Thanks the Foundation Board and its Donors Luke Shealy visited the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation Board meeting on June 14, 2018, in Denver, Colo., to thank the Foundation for awarding him a scholarship and share an update on his career pursuits. Shealy received a bachelor of arts in [...]

By |2018-07-02T09:21:14-05:00June 29th, 2018|Recipient Spotlight|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