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Entries in Charitable Care (63)

Friday
Nov222013

Pierce County Dental Society Give Back To Their Community At Two Recent Events

Project Homeless Connect · October 23, 2013

By Cheryl Jenkins, PCDS Executive Director

CJ Jung wrote: “You are what you do, not what you say you’ll do”.  

The words could not be more true for the volunteers at the October 23rd Project Homeless Connect which was held at the Tacoma Dome. 

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Tuesday
Nov052013

TIME TO PLAN YOUR GIVE KIDS A SMILE EVENT

February is national Give Kids a Smile month, when dentists across the country hold events offering free dental care to children in need. Already, 6,000 dentists and 20,000 dental team members have committed to the effort - don't you want to join the fun?

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Tuesday
Oct012013

PROGRAM AIMS TO HELP LOCAL VETERANS IN NEED

Be a Hero - Help a Hero!


Many dentists have reported that they would like to help veterans but have found it challenging to connect with veterans in need. Here is your chance to help without closing your office, working in an unfamiliar environment, or increasing your overhead. Drs. Theresa Cheng and Ken Akimoto have put together a program that that connects veterans in need with practitioners interested in providing care.

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Thursday
Sep262013

FOLLOW UP: DR. SUNEET BATH'S "DENTISTRY FROM THE HEART " EVENT PROVIDES $18,000 IN UNCOMPENSATED CARE

On September 14, Dr. Suneet Bath and his team of volunteers staffed his practice in Olympia, Wash.,  and helped 59 patients with untreated dental needs at the "Dentistry from the Heart" event. The need is so great that many of the patients decided to camp out the night before to secure their place in line for dental care.

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