Rethink Your Drink

Foundation Quarterly: Indiana

This year, the Delta Dental Foundation (DDF) supported the Indiana Mission of Mercy (MOM), which brings together more than 900 dentists, dental hygienists and other volunteers to provide free dental care for the underinsured and uninsured in Indiana every two years.

Ohio Ambulatory Surgery Center

Foundation Quarterly: Ohio

The Ohio State University College of Dentistry is building a new dental school facility that will include an Ambulatory Surgery Center thanks to a $2 million grant from the Delta Dental Foundation (DDF).

Delta Dental Serving Smiles to Seniors

Foundation Quarterly: Michigan

Seniors across Michigan received free oral health screenings when Smiles on Wheels traveled to 13 sites throughout the state for the Serving Smiles to Seniors program.

Victors for Veterans

Serving those who served

Veteran Gary Nelson’s story is all too common. He enjoyed good oral health his entire life until six years of cancer treatments destroyed his teeth.

Choosing water

Water is essential to our everyday lives, but whether we drink enough or have easy access to it is something to consider.

A healthy smile knows no bounds

Discover how the following four featured Delta Dental Foundation programs make oral health important at every age.

Connecting education with community need

Case Western Reserve University (CWRU) School of Dental Medicine in Cleveland, Ohio, is expanding and moving its dental clinic to the poorest, and one of the oldest, neighborhoods of Cleveland, funded by a $1 million grant from the Delta Dental Foundation (DDF).

Stepping up for our veterans

In observance of Veterans Day, the Delta Dental Foundation (DDF) and My Community Dental Centers (MCDC) partnered to provide free dental care to military veterans at MCDC clinics in Charlotte, Detroit and Flint, Michigan.

Funding clinics

The Delta Dental Foundation priorities include increasing access to care and creating dental homes for underserved children and adults.

Expanding access to essential care

The Delta Dental Foundation (DDF) awarded $300,000 in 2018 to Great Lakes Bay Health Centers (GLBHC) to expand its 15-chair Wadsworth Dental Center in Saginaw, Michigan.

Brush program

Brush program wipes out fear

Going to the dentist can trigger anxiety for children under the best of circumstances. For Erica Walker and her daughter Mallory, who has cerebral palsy, it was downright scary.

Academy of World Languages family

Comfort and care down the hall

When fourth-grade twins Marcus and Marques have a toothache or a fever, help is just a short walk down their school hallway.