Dental Lifeline Network founder, Larry Coffee receives the Outstanding Dental Leader Award from the International College of Dentists USA Section. The ICD/USA section presents the Outstanding Dental Leader Award to a leader who continuously and selflessly dedicates herself/himself to providing aid to those unable to help themselves due to financial, physical or mental capabilities.
Coffee founded Dental Lifeline Network in 1974 and has dedicated the mission of the organization to helping people with disabilities, those who are elderly or medically fragile for more than 40 years. Through DLN’s three service programs more than 100,000 people received life-changing dental treatment. During the past fiscal year DLN provided $24.6 million in services to more than 12,000 people.