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Remembering Joncier Greene during Black History Month: Her Legacy and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation

In honor of Black History Month, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation celebrates pioneers who have made a lasting impact. Joncier Greene, MS, RD was a trailblazer within the nutrition and dietetics profession. As an Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics member for 29 years, she served in several leadership capacities at the local and [...]

By |2021-02-22T11:14:59-06:00February 19th, 2021|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

Remembering Sarah Wilder during Black History Month: Her Legacy and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation

In honor of Black History Month, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation celebrates pioneers who have made a lasting impact. Sarah M. Wilder, PhD, RD, was a trailblazer within the Academy and the nutrition and dietetics profession. As a founding member of the Academy’s National Organization of Blacks in Dietetics and [...]

By |2021-02-15T13:26:08-06:00February 15th, 2021|Foundation News, Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

Remembering Lenora Moragne During Black History Month: Her Legacy and the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation

In honor of Black History Month, the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation celebrates pioneers who have made a lasting impact. Lenora Moragne, PhD, MS, RD 1931 – 2020 Lenora Moragne, PhD, MS, RD, was a distinguished public servant and registered dietitian nutritionist. A leader in the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, she [...]

By |2021-02-09T10:31:55-06:00February 5th, 2021|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

Donors Partnering with the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation to Support Diversity & Inclusion Initiatives

The Nutrition and Dietetics Educators and Preceptors group (NDEP) and former Foundation Chair, Diane Heller, MMSC, RDN, LD, FAND have committed significant support for the development a Diversity and Inclusion (D&I) Fellowship. The Foundation’s Fellowship program deploys dynamic registered dietitian nutritionists in the U.S. and globally to address the greatest food and nutrition challenges throughout [...]

By |2020-12-09T08:41:48-06:00December 7th, 2020|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation Grace L. Ostenso Nutrition and Public Policy Fellows

The Grace Ostenso estate has gifted $208,208 to the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation to fund two Grace L. Ostenso Nutrition and Public Policy Fellows. These fellowships are a joint opportunity between our Foundation, the Academy and the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) and provide the opportunity to spend one year [...]

By |2020-12-07T09:30:15-06:00December 7th, 2020|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

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

Shop during FNCE, Save 20% and Support Our Foundation!Here is a great way to support the Foundation while getting gifts for yourself and others. Go online during FNCE® to Mary Made Jewelry and choose from an array of handcrafted earrings, bracelets and necklaces, many with food themes.Use the code ANDF20 and pay 20% off the [...]

By |2020-09-23T09:12:23-05:00September 17th, 2020|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

Academy Members Can Raise Money on Behalf of Our Foundation in a Few Easy Steps

If you ever wanted to fundraise for the Foundation dedicated solely to your profession, nutrition and dietetics, or would like to add a fundraising component to one of your athletic efforts and encourage your friends and colleagues to support you, there are a few easy options on Facebook and GoFundMe.org. FIVE EASY STEPS TO SET-UP [...]

By |2020-08-14T09:15:26-05:00August 14th, 2020|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Foundation Board Member Hope Warshaw Joins the Diabetes DPG Podcast to Help Spread the Foundation Message

Hope S. Warshaw, MMSc, RD, CDE, BC-ADM, FAADE, Secretary of the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics Board of Directors , participated in a recent episode of the Diabetes Dietetic Practice Group Podcast to share how our Foundation empowers current and future food and nutrition practitioners. Kerri Lynn Knippen, PhD, MPH, RDN/LD, BC-ADM, a Karen Goldstein [...]

By |2020-08-07T14:18:37-05:00August 7th, 2020|Recipient Spotlight|0 Comments

Dr. Lenora Moragne’s Legacy Lives On Through Our Foundation

Dr. Lenora Moragne, a distinguished public servant and former Academy Board member, passed away on April 1, 2020. Prior to her passing, she worked with our Foundation to establish the Lenora Moragne Memorial Award and has endowed the Foundation with a $100,000 gift from her estate. This award will encourage and support the development [...]

By |2020-05-21T10:20:07-05:00May 11th, 2020|Recipient Spotlight|Comments Off on Dr. Lenora Moragne’s Legacy Lives On Through Our Foundation
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