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

December Chair Message

Happy Holidays!Our Foundation will be quite busy during this holiday season! In December, we plan to open applications for a number of opportunities, including our 2021 Award and Research Grants. Applicants can apply for funding for continuing education, recognition, international, and program development awards, as well as funding for innovative research in nutrition and dietetics. [...]

By |2020-12-02T10:32:52-06:00December 2nd, 2020|Foundation Chair Message|0 Comments

November Chair Message

A Month of Giving Thanks!November is a time of year where we celebrate thankfulness. I am grateful for so much including everyone who participated in Foundation virtual events last month at FNCE®. Whether you bid on a silent auction item, donated to our No Show Gala or got outside and participated in our virtual 5k [...]

By |2020-10-29T16:32:34-05:00October 29th, 2020|Foundation Chair Message|0 Comments

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

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

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

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
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