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Donated Dental Services (DDS)

DDS Rhode Island Volunteer Receives Humanitarian Award

Longtime RI volunteer recognized by the RI Dental Association Arrowhead Dental Associates was recently awarded the Rhode Island Dental Association’s Humanitarian Award at the annual President’s Luncheon. Dr. Christine Benoit of Arrowhead, is an active volunteer for Rhode Island Donated Dental Services (DDS) since 1988.  She is currently the secretary/treasurer of the...
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Iowa DDS Volunteers Recognized

Four outstanding DDS volunteers were recognized at the Iowa Dental Association Annual Meeting – President’s Dinner last month. The volunteer dentists and laboratories were recognized for their commitment and service to providing care for people who lack access dental treatment. Dr. Jay Davidson, chair of the Dental Lifeline Network • Iowa...
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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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