Sponsorship Benefits

We are currently looking for sponsors for our 250+ member strong Chicago Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics.

Our goal is to align with sponsors that support our mission to advocate for our members and enhance their contribution to the community as a credible source of science-based, nutrition information.

We host four educational and networking dinner events throughout the year at restaurants in Chicago. Will you consider sponsoring CAND?

We would greatly appreciate having your support. Any sponsorship amount would be supportive of our organization and greatly appreciated!

  • awareness

    Growth and/or improvement of awareness and perception of your organization.

  • Recognition

    Recognition in CAND announcements, email updates, newsletters, events, and CAND’s highly ranked website (eatrightchicago.org).

  • Exhibitor space

    Exhibitor space, sampling and couponing, photo opportunities, signage, and speaking engagements with our members.

  • Advertising

    Advertisement in CAND’s newsletters and social media platforms, reaching over 250 members, and hundreds of more followers.

Brand Essence

Expert | Established | Evidence-Based | Pioneering | Connected | Valuable

Brand Declaration

The Chicago Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is a network of Registered Dietitians that advocates for its members and enhances their contribution to the community as the credible source of science-based nutrition information.

About CAND

Founded in 1915, the Chicago Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics (CAND) is an affiliate of The Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics, comprised of members in the Chicagoland area.

The Chicago Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics is a not-for-profit, voluntary membership association consisting of over 250 Registered Dietitians, Nutritionists, Dietetic Technicians, and nutrition students/interns. Members are dedicated to healthy lifestyles through food decisions, in addition to the delivery of effective food and nutrition services by qualified dietetic professionals and association members.

Comprehensive leadership and direction of the CAND is provided by the Executive Board, made up of elected and ex-officio members. Additional guidance of the affairs of CAND is provided by Councils and Committees led by Executive Board members.

We offer the opportunity to showcase your brand and product to thousands of dietitians and nutrition professionals.

The primary purpose of CAND is to support the roles in the delivery of healthcare throughout Chicago and promote informed food decisions by consumers. Members work in a variety of arenas including:

  • Hospitals
  • Research facilities
  •  Public health organizations and community agencies
  • Universities
  • Health and fitness centers
  •  School districts
  • Private practice
  • Media