After some delay due to the COVID-19 pandemic, WAMDA was able to acknowledge our 2021 award recipients virtually on March 30th. The Special Recognition Awards recognize two nutrition professionals for outstanding service to WAMDA, their dedication and expertise in the field of nutrition. Congratulations to Melanie Wilk and Lisa Lovell!
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The 29th Annual WAMDA 5K Run/Walk was held virtually from March 1 to March 9 with a total of 105 participants, 30 sponsors, and a number of donors! Thank you everyone who contributed in some way!
Happy National Nutrition Month to our valued RDNs! This year's theme is 'Celebrate a World of Flavors'. How do you plan to celebrate? Share with us on our Facebook page or Instagram (@WAMDA_Nutrition)!
After much consideration and discussion among the board of directors, WAMDA has decided to change our 29th Annual 5K Walk/Run to a fully virtual event. Regardless, we still hope to match, if not beat last year's funds raised for the Food Bank of Western Massachusetts.
The MAND Public Policy Panel has been very active in promoting legislation on the state and national levels that supports optimal nutrition and wellness for all citizens. Read on to see how two of our members are lending their voices!
WAMDA decorated and donated a "Spice up you Diet (instead of salt)" tree at the Festival of Trees, which ran from November 26- December 12 at the Mass Mutual Center in Springfield. Proceeds benefit the Springfield Boys and GIrls Club.
Can you help WAMDA trim our tree and support the Springfield Boys & Girls Club? Are you interested in viewing this year's tree? Click for details!