Events

Iskra Talks Awards, Aerie and More!

By: 
Iskra Lawrence

My first blog post. How exciting! I’m Iskra, a JAG fashion model, an ambassador for the National Eating Disorders Association (NEDA) and creator of the NEDA Inspires Seal of Approval, which we launched at NEDA’s recent gala fundraiser and awards program in New York City.

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Catching the NEDA ‘Bug’

By: 
June Alexander

When I attended the NEDA Conference in Minneapolis in 2009 I did not know anyone. I was nervous and excited. Communication online had led to this point – and now suddenly there I was, about to meet people in real life, in person. This was scary. A warm welcome swept all doubts aside as soon as I entered the conference venue. I had been assured I would not be lonely, and I was not. I had traveled all the way from Australia and was very glad I did. By the time I departed Minneapolis several days later, I had met many wonderful people.

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Thank You to Everyone Who Made "Striking Out Eating Disorders" a Success!

By: 
Joanna Green

At times it may seem as if the pins are stacked against us but together we strike them down. Thank you to everyone who attended the Striking Out Eating Disorders event.  It was a great success and as a result of all the support shown at the event, NEDA can continue its fight against eating disorders; providing the necessary help, support, information and policy change that is needed to strike out this disease.

Without the help of Lindsay Belfatto, event chair, and our entire Junior Board this success could not have been possible!

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