FMI Foundation Gala & Industry Awards Dinner  

We invite you to join us on Saturday, January 24, 2015 at the FMI Foundation Gala and Industry Awards Dinner.  Support the Foundation’s commitment to the food retailing industry through its focus on research and education in the areas of food safety, nutrition and health while also celebrating industry leaders and the many ways in which they feed families and enrich lives.

During this evening of fun and festivity FMI will present the 2015 distinguished leader awards where we’ll highlight the many varied contributions our industry makes and congratulate and honor those who do it best.

Retailers:  During the Midwinter registration process, please check that you are interested in attending and we will follow up with you. We invite you to attend the dinner as our guest,  with a suggested minimum donation of $500 per ticket or at one of the 2015 donor levels. We hope you’ll recognize the merit and benefit of joining with others in supporting the Foundation through this tax-deductible contribution.

Associate Members:  Join the FMI Board of Directors and senior retail executives as they celebrate the food retail industry.  As part of FMI’s core membership, we hope you’ll recognize the merit and benefit of joining with others in supporting the FMI Foundation through a tax deductible contributions at one of the 2015 donor levels.    You may request additional information during the Midwinter registration process.  Indicating your interest does not register you to attend the dinner. FMI Foundation staff will contact you directly with additional details.

The FMI Foundation will handle all seating arrangements for the dinner.  A unique benefit for Premier, Diamond, Sustaining, Supporting and Benefactor Donors is premier seating with key retail executives in attendance.  All remaining seats will be assigned after the premier seating has been arranged.

For more information about attending or sponsoring this event, please click here or contact Jessica Reynolds:


  • Retailers/Wholesalers: Please select the event option when registering for the Midwinter conference.