Join the CEF Community of Donors

Donors making contributions of $100 or more will be recognized on the CEF website and in RCA's Culinology® E-Currents with the following designations:

Ambassador of Culinology® ($1000+)

Distinguished Friend of Culinology® ($500-$999)

Friend of Culinology® ($250-$499)

Steward of Culinology® ($100-$249)

Michele Block Memorial Scholarship Donor ($100+)

Bill "Pops" Hahne Memorial Scholarship Donor ($100 +)

Contribute a Tax Deductible Donation

  • A receipt will be sent confirming payment.
  • Add your donation to your RCA Annual Member dues.
  • Ask your employer to match your gift to the Foundation.

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Become a Premier Corporate Scholarship Donor

Interested in industry-wide recognition as a partner of the RCA and as a strong advocate for the education of the industry's research and development professionals? Become a Premier Corporate Scholarship Donor. Donors providing the Foundation with a fixed annual donation will have the opportunity to name a scholarship as well as receive additional benefits based on the amount of the contribution. These benefits may include:

  • An awards scholarship presentation at the RCA Annual Conference & Culinology® Expo
  • Donor promotion and coverage in CULINOLOGY® magazine and in Culinology® E-Currents
  • Donor posting and updating on the RCA website, with a link to Donor's website
  • Prominent signage at RCA conferences, major meetings, and events
  • Donor recognition ribbons at RCA Annual Conference
  • Recognition on Culinology® Education Foundation's promotional material

Become an Elite Sponsor

Elite Sponsors are companies that wish to make a major commitment to the program. This elite group of companies will donate 0.1% of the sales (that's just ten cents for every hundred dollars) to the Foundation.

Become an Advocate

Advocates indirectly contribute to the Foundation by including a Foundation Donation Card in appropriate mailing(s) to their customers and contacts.

Leave your Legacy

Leave your legacy as an endowment. You may leave donations to the Culinology® Education Foundation as part of your will. The Foundation accepts contributions of stock, cash and property.

Get Involved

Participating in the Culinology® Education Foundation's Scholarship Program may be the most important step you can take to help define the future of food. Take action today!