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2015 ASHFoundation Events and Deadlines

ASHFoundation Awards $526,000 to 77 Students, Researchers and Clinical Professionals
Nearly 350 donors, award recipients and friends of the ASHFoundation gathered for an early morning breakfast at Denver's Studio Loft and proudly witnessed as the ASHFoundation disbursed $526,000 to support our newest generation of innovators with bold ideas to change people's lives. Meet our newest award recipients.

Read our Latest Newsletter
The fall/winter issue of the Foundation Focus newsletter [PDF] is chocked full of news and information. Read about ASHF scholarship and research grant recipient, Mary Beth Schmitt, and her bold research. Meet our newest University Giving Programs and their Ambassadors. Pay tribute and reflect on the accomplishments of two bright stars, Frank Kleffner and Ron Goldman. Take the Jon Miller challenge for life members. Get ready for the ASHFoundation's 70th anniversary, and much more. Read past issues of Foundation Focus.

Five Universities Reach 100% Faculty Participation in Giving to the ASHFoundation in 2015
Congratulations Butler University ambassador Mary Gospel, Case Western Reserve University ambassador Lauren Calandruccio, Queens College–CUNY ambassador Elizabeth Ijalba, University of Colorado–Boulder ambassador Kathy Hardin, and University of Kentucky ambassadors Judy Page and Nancy Swigert for reaching 100% faculty participation in donating to the ASHFoundation in 2015. Learn more about our University Giving Program.

More Than 80 Universities Lead the Way
Committed to the future, dedicated to supporting our field's most promising research, and impassioned to encourage the best and brightest students, more than 80 University Giving Programs give special support to ASHFoundation funding programs. Meet our University Giving Programs and their Ambassadors.

The ASHFoundation Mourns the Passing of Dr. Frank R. Kleffner
The ASHFoundation Board of Trustees, friends, and staff are deeply saddened by the recent passing of Frank R. Kleffner, 1970 ASHA President and 1981–1985 president of the ASHFoundation. Dr. Kleffner died on June 12, 2015, at the age of 89. Read our tribute to him.

You Shop—Amazon Gives
Do you shop on Amazon? Be sure to use AmazonSmile and the ASHFoundation benefits from each sale! Start Shopping!


Other News

See photos from the ASHFoundation's 2014 Founders Breakfast in Orlando, Florida.

Implementation Science Summit—Speaker Presentations Available
The full presentations from the ASHFoundation's 2014 Implementation Science Summit are available.

ASHFoundation Celebrates 60 Years of Giving. Read more.Drinkware-0410313

Be Cool, Look Precocious, and Support the Fantastic ASHFoundation
Have fun with our new whimsical tumbler, inscribed with the ASHFoundation logo, and "supercalifragilisticexpialidocious"—the longest word in English—a word that speaks to all who care about human communication. Choose your favorite color—red, orange or purple. A great gift for you or a colleague. Order now.

ASHFoundation Offers Communicate for Life Bracelet.  bracelet

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