The Foundation for Physical Therapy hosted a Donor Appreciation Reception on Wednesday evening, February 15. Donors were introduced to the 2016 Funding recipients and received a brief video update on CoHSTAR, the $2.5 million grant established to support health policy and health services research.
Edelle (Edee) Field-Fote, PT, PhD, FAPTA, Foundation President noted, “The Foundation’s many donors and volunteers continue to help the organization grow, expanding its impact. For the first time in the Foundation’s history, over $1-million in research funding was awarded in 2016 and we are on pace to award over $1 million this year.”
Field-Fote recognized the following leaders in the profession who had their bequests realized in 2016: Bella J. May, Mildred L. Wood, Margaret Moore and Cecilia Graham. More information on our Legacy Society and other Foundation-related news, visit Foundation4pt.org.
Special thanks to the Foundation’s Donor Reception Title Sponsor: HPSO/CNA and to Beverage Sponsor FOTO for their support.