Help the AAP Foundation Raise Funds on Giving Tuesday!
Today is Giving Tuesday, which follows Black Friday and Cyber Monday. Facebook has made it possible for individuals to start fundraisers for registered charities like the AAP Foundation. In honor of Giving Tuesday, the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation will match any money you raise for us up to $1,000! This is a quick, easy way for you to help raise money for the essential work of the AAP Foundation.
Please take a moment to visit your own home page on Facebook, and click on the "Raise Money" link under "Fundraisers". From there, you can search for the American Academy of Periodontology Foundation and set up your fundraiser in under a minute. It will then give you the option to share with your friends, post to your timeline, and send emails. Please make use of as many of these options as you can.
Please take a moment to set this up today! You'll then have 2 weeks to share this with friends and colleagues.
Thank you for your support of the AAP Foundation!
Help make the Dr. Connie L. Drisko Women in Periodontics Leadership Award a Reality
The American Academy of Periodontology Foundation (AAPF) is proud to announce a fundraising campaign to initiate a new leadership mentorship award to commemorate Dr. Connie L. Drisko. The Dr. Connie L. Drisko-Women in Periodontics Leadership Awards, aimed at increasing the numbers of academic women periodontists in leadership positions, are established to inspire young women to follow in Dr. Drisko's footsteps. View our brochure here.Read more ...
BioHorizons sponsors additional Nevins Award
Thanks to a generous gift from BioHorizons, the AAP Foundation will be offering the Nevins BioHorizons Teaching and Clinical Research Fellowship. This $20,000 award helps to address the retention of periodontal clinical researchers and educators early in their careers. To apply, visit our awards page.