Enjoy an evening with your colleagues and join the Board of Trustees as we raise a glass to celebrate the American Academy of Audiology Foundation and its supporter! This is a time tocelebrate YOU and our corporate and industry donors for making it possible for the Foundation to achieve its mission in promoting philanthropy in support of research, education, and publicawareness in hearing and balance science.
Catch up with friends and colleagues at the AAA Foundation's Annual Happy Hour Benefit! Join us for cocktails and hors d'oeuvres while we raise a glass to the Foundation, toast our supporters,and raise funds for programs in research and education. This will be held on Wednesday, March 27, 2019 from 7:00 - 8:30 PM at the Hilton Columbus Downtown - Elijah Pierce Ballroom!
We would love to see new faces this year and we encourage our longstanding participants to bring a friend who has not yet attended this social event. In fact, get a whole group of colleaguestogether to attend! Registration for this event is open to everyone, but there are a limited number of tickets, so get your early-bird ticket now! The deadline for early-bird registration is February 1, 2019.
Tickets are $35 for students, $50 for new professionals, and $85 for established professionals.
Handbag Auction at Happy Hour
The annual Handbag Auction is going to take place on site at the AAA annual conference in Columbus, Ohio. The auction raises funds to help advance the Foundation’s mission to promote philanthropy in support of research, education, and public awareness in audiology and hearing and balance sciences. Funds raised support grants, scholarships, and outreach for students, young professionals, and lifelong educational opportunities.
The Academy welcomes donations of new or gently used handbags and purses. We are accepting all brands, but typically the high-end brands generate the highest bids. Donations must be received at the Academy's office by Friday, February 15, 2019. Please send donations to:
The American Academy of Audiology Foundation
11480 Commerce Park Drive, Suite 220
Reston, VA 20191
Attn: Allyson Tanner
Coffee for a Cause
Need a boost of energy for those early morning sessions? Come meet the Foundation Board for coffee on Friday, March 29, from 8:30 - 9:00 AM (immediately prior to the Marion Downs Lecture in Pediatric Audiology). Talk to the Foundation Board about any of our events, programs, or scholarships while sipping on your coffee. A small donation of $5 is suggested. For more information, please contact Allyson Tanner, Foundation Coordinator at 703-226-1049.