The American Osteopathic Foundation Engages in National COVID-19 Study June 30, 2020 Chicago, IL - - The American Osteopathic Foundation has recently engaged as a partner in the Scripps Research DETECT Study to promote the use of wearable devices in spotting viral outbreaks. Amidst the current global epidemic of the COVID-19 coronavirus, real-time investigation of highly contagious respiratory illness is absolutely essential for effective outbreak response and prevention...
AOF Signs on to Statement to Denounce Racism and Inequality June 30, 2020 More than 50 affiliate organizations, including the American Osteopathic Foundation, have reached out to voice unified support of the American Osteopathic Association's statement denoucing racism and inequality, helping to further strengthen and amplify the collective voice of the osteopathic medical profession. Read the full statement and list of supporters.
2020 Donna Jones Moritsugu Award Recipients Announced June 27, 2020 In partnership with the Advocates for the American Osteopathic Association (AAOA), the Donna Jones Moritsugu Award recognizes partners and spouses of graduating osteopathic medical students for their unwavering support. The American Osteopathic Foundation is thrilled to announce the 2020 recipients:
The AOF Joins Other Organizations in Observing Juneteenth June 18, 2020 The American Osteopathic Foundation will be closed Friday, June 19, in observation of Juneteenth, an annual holiday that celebrates the day the last enslaved Black people were liberated in the United States. We will resume operations Monday, June 22. We are proud to be among the many organizations observing this impactful holiday, and all that it represents.
Pivoting Your Organization’s Strategy During COVID-19 May 11, 2020 As nonprofit staff and board members, we know that the fundamental principles and best practices of our work don’t change, but sometimes we must find new ways to implement them. This is one of those times. As many nonprofit organizations seek guidance on how to proceed during this time of uncertainty, the American Osteopathic Foundation wants to support your work by convening professionals to...
The AOF Joins #GivingTuesdayNow in Global Day of Giving and Unity May 3, 2020 #GivingTuesdayNow is a global day of giving and unity, set to take place on May 5, 2020 as an emergency response to the unprecedented need caused by COVID-19. The day is designed to drive an influx of generosity, citizen engagement, business and philanthropy activation, and support for communities and nonprofits around the world.