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Press Releases
October 21, 2014 Foundation Mourns Passing of Maralynne D. Mitcham
October 1, 2014 Chief Executive Officer Search
August 1, 2014 AOTF Announces Opening of 2014-2015 Scholarship Competition
July 31, 2014 AOTF Mourns the Passing of Dr. Jane Case-Smith
July 22, 2014 Certification Board Provides Key Support for OT Research
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May 20, 2014 2014 Scholarship Recipients Announced
May 1, 2014 AOTF Executive Director to Retire in 2015
March 25, 2014 St. Catherine Challenge Research Fundraising Winner Announced
March 12, 2014 Occupational Therapy Intervention Research Grants Announced
December 20, 2013 Pastel Dunn Named New Director of Fund Development
December 18, 2013 AOTF Announces Board Changes
August 1, 2013 AOTF Announces Opening of 2013-14 Scholarship Competition
July 31, 2013 AOTF Mourns the Passing of Plumtree
July 1, 2013 AOTF Announces Search for Director of Fund Development
May 2, 2013 AOTF Director of Development Resigns
February 25, 2013 AOTF Announces the Bonita Kraft Endowed Scholarship
November 28, 2012 AOTF Announces the Linda Botten Endowed Scholarship
November 1, 2012 Fred Sammons Endows Two Scholarships
August 31, 2012 AOTF Co-sponsors Good Samaritan VIVO Design Workshop
August 23, 2012 Robert and Sharon Ryan Endow Scholarship
August 20, 2012 Susan Robertson Endows Fellowship to Honor Nedra Gillette
August 1, 2012  
Foundation Announces Opening of 2012-13 Scholarship Competition
April 18, 2012 2012 Scholarship Recipients Announced
April 1, 2012   Foundation Mourns Passing of Ann Grady, Honorary Life Member of the Board
March 9, 2012   AOTF Appoints Julie Bass, PhD, OTR/L, FAOTA as Institute Associate Director
March 9, 2012 AOTF Board Welcomes Kim Schoessow, OTD as New Director
March 9, 2012   AOTF Board Elects Susan M. Fitzpatrick, PhD as New Public Member
March 5, 2012 AOTF Announces Position Opening: Development Associate/PTE Coordinator
December 1, 2011 Harlan and Rita Temple endow scholarship.  Read Harlan Temple's inspiring story and why he is so devoted to supporting occupational therapy education.
November 16, 2011 Foundation Announces the National Board for Certification in Occupational Therapy Endowed Scholarship

October 7, 2011

Foundation Announces Opening of 2011-12 Scholarship Competition

April 4, 2011
Spears Named Advancement Director for AOTF
February 16, 2011 AOTF Announces Winners of the AOTF/Patterson Award for Community Volunteerism
January 21, 2011 Foundation Board Mourns the Passing of Lyla Spelbring, Honorary Life Member
December 1, 2010 AOTF Announces Development Director Search
November 15, 2010 AOTF Announces Institute Director Search
November 8, 2010 AOTF Announces Board Changes
September 28, 2010 Foundation Announces Gary Kielhofner Graduate Fellowship
May 26, 2010  Foundation Mourns Passing of Carlotta Welles, Honorary Life Member of the Board
May 11, 2010 Foundation Board Mourns the Passing of Elizabeth B. Devereaux, Past President
May 3, 2010 AOTF/Patterson Foundation Announce Community Volunteerism Award
February 22, 2010 Foundation Gala to Feature Latin Dancing "Stars"
November 13, 2009 AOTF Announces Board Changes
October 31, 2009 Boards Adopt Occupational Therapy Research Advisory Panel Report
October 8, 2009 Eighteen Educators Complete Fellowships in Advanced Leadership Training
October 5, 2009 AOTF Institute Director Accepts NIH Position
August 25, 2009 Foundation Announces Opening of 2009-10 Scholarship Competition
July 7, 2009 Foundation Receives Bequest from the Estate of Ruth Brunyate Weimer
June 22, 2009 Foundation Plans Academic Honor Society for Occupational Therapy Assistant Students
June 10, 2009 Foundation President Salutes Kappa Delta Phi for Scholarship Support
June 4, 2009 Mitcham Honored by the Medical University of South Carolina
May 15, 2009  Foundation Launches Martha Kirkland Leadership Campaign
May 7, 2009 Legislation Creates Time Limited Giving Opportunity
April 29, 2009 AOTF Quilt Raffle at the AOTA Annual Conference & Expo - Winner Selected!
April 17, 2009 AOTF Launches New Web Site
April 1, 2009 Foundation Board Member Receives Law Award

2009 Scholarship Recipients Announced 

AOTF Institute Joins Science and Human Coalition of the American Association for the Advancement of Science
December 1, 2008 AOTF Institute Joins Healthy People 2020 Consortium of the US Department of Health and Human Services