ABC Makes Donation to Pedorthic Foundation

Debbie Ayres

ABC Makes Donation to the Pedorthic Foundation
ABC’s $100,000 donation will provide assistance to the pedorthic community 

The American Board for Certification in Orthotics, Prosthetics and Pedorthics, Inc. (ABC) is pleased to announce a $100,000 donation to the Pedorthic Foundation to help further its mission of providing research demonstrating the efficacy of pedorthic treatment. For over 35 year​s, the Pedorthic Foundation has been issuing research grants for projects and studies relating to pedorthics, these funds will help further those research efforts. 

Seamus Kennedy, C.Ped and chair of the Foundation’s Research Committee expressed his appreciation saying, “We are extremely grateful to ABC for this generous donation to help the Pedorthic Foundation provide pedorthic related research grants that help current and future pedorthists and the community at large.”

The Pedorthic Foundation fulfills their mission by increasing awareness, supporting research, granting scholarships and funding charitable activities. “ABC is committed to advancing patient care in the O&P profession and we are proud to be able to help the Pedorthic Foundation with funding for research specific to the pedorthic community,” said ABC President Chris Fairman, CPO.

For more information on the Pedorthic Foundation, how you can get involved or make a donation, visit pedorthicfoundation.org