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Donated Dental Services (DDS)

Kansas Donated Dental Services (DDS) Surpasses $10 Million Milestone

Kansas Donated Dental Services (DDS) has exceeded $10 million in comprehensive dental care contributed by volunteer dentists and dental laboratories to people with disabilities or who are elderly or medically fragile and cannot afford care. The program was started in 1996 by Dental Lifeline Network • Kansas in conjunction with the...
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DLN Success Stories of 2015!

Donated Dental Services (DDS) smile success stories of 2015!   World War II Auschwitz Concentration Camp survivor Henry, age 91 and his wife Agnes, age 84, have a colorful history, emigrating from Poland to the U.S. through Ellis Island to Boston in 1949. Henry worked as a meat cutter until the...
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DLN Receives American College of Dentists Award

The American College of Dentists recognized Dental Lifeline Network by granting an Ethics and Professionalism Award to the organization. The award was presented to DLN President Fred Leviton during the Convocation of the American College of Dentists on November 5th in Washington D.C. This award recognizes exceptional contributions by individuals...
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Donated Dental Services (DDS) helps U.S. Army Veteran

Did you know that Donated Dental Services (DDS) helps veterans obtain dental care they need so desperately but can’t afford?  In the fiscal year 2014-2015 DDS served 418 veterans which equated to $1.7 million in services. Read about Raymond, just one of many veterans DDS has served:   Raymond is...
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DLN Debuts Recruitment Video – Hits $300 Million Milestone

Dental Lifeline Network now exceeding $300 million in dental services donated to vulnerable people in desperate need of care. Donated Dental Services (DDS) has served 107,000 people since it began 30 years ago in Colorado. Its success is due to the generosity of 15,000 dentists and 3,700 labs that volunteer...
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DDS Volunteer Runs 50 Marathons, Raises Funds for Colorado

Dr. Brian Kelly, Donated Dental Services (DDS) volunteer dentist and Dental Lifeline Network • Colorado board member, has accomplished an incredible feat: completing 50 marathons, one in each state. His 50th marathon was the 45th Annual Maui Marathon in Hawaii on September 20th. To leverage his accomplishment for the greater...
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Oregon DDS Honors Volunteers

Dental Lifeline Network ● Oregon honored outstanding volunteers in its Donated Dental Services (DDS) program at the Oregon Dental Association House of Delegates meeting in September. The 281 volunteer dentists and 102 volunteer dental labs have provided $8 million in care to nearly 3,000 vulnerable people in Oregon since 1988. Patients include...
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Delta Dental of Rhode Island Matches Donations to DLN•Rhode Island!

Now, any donations from RIDA members to Dental Lifeline Network – Rhode Island will be doubled!  Delta Dental of Rhode Island has generously offered to match 100% of Rhode Island Dental Association (RIDA) members’ donations to Dental Lifeline Network • Rhode Island! Donations will be matched up to $25,000 and members...
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