The TNAFP Foundation is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization dedicated to supporting, promoting and growing family medicine in Tennessee.
The Foundation works in concert with TNAFP to engage medical students, family medicine residents and other stakeholders to raise awareness of the specialty, generate interest in family medicine as a career choice, and create a vibrant, sustainable family medicine network in Tennessee and nationally.
Funding supports programs including but not necessarily limited to:
- Providing scholarships for Tennessee medical students and family medicine residents to engage in the family medicine community by attending state and national conferences;
- Offering unique leadership development opportunities for Tennessee medical students and family medicine residents, including TNAFP committees and Board of Directors and nationally through the American Academy of Family Physicians and the AAFP Foundation;
- Facilitating annual scientific research competitions for Tennessee medical students and family medicine residents;
- Funding approved medical school activities organized by student-led Family Medicine Interest Groups;
- Supporting regular outreach to Tennessee medical schools, Family Medicine Interest Groups, and family medicine residency programs; and
- Creating opportunities for Tennessee medical students and family medicine residents to get involved in state and federal advocacy through TNAFP and AAFP.
To integrate students and residents into the Tennessee family medicine community by supporting their scholarly activity and creating networking and leadership opportunities within the TNAFP and AAFP.
To support, promote and grow family medicine in the state of Tennessee.
Support the Foundation
The Foundation is supported by TNAFP and member contributions and accepts grants and other donations from private corporations. Donate to help build and strengthen family medicine in Tennessee. Every dollar makes a difference!
Donate $100 or more and receive a large TNAFP Foundation fleece blanket!
TNAFP has a limited supply of fleece blankets to give away to individuals who contribute at least $100 to the Foundation. Blankets are dark blue and embroidered with the Foundation logo, as shown.
All proceeds go directly to supporting the nonprofit Foundation’s mission. Available for direct shipping until gone. Please allow 7 business days after making a qualifying contribution for shipping.