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Entries in WOHF (31)


UW ASDA Students work with WOHF to bring the holidays home 

Bringing the joy of the holidays to those in need: UW ASDA students and WOHF
On Friday December 19, UW ASDA Students partnered with WOHF to give out oral hygiene kits at Smilow Rainier Vista Boys and Girls Clubs. More than 100 kids and parents attended the event. The event was very lively; food, christmas trees (yep, REAL Christmas trees!), shoes, and oral hygiene kits were given out to individuals who attended the event.

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On Friday November 7th, UW ASDA students partnered with WOHF to provide Oral Health Education to  88 kids at the Wallingford Boys and Girls Club. The kids were seen in into two groups, K-2 graders and 3rd to 5th graders, and were presented information about nutrition and healthy oral hygiene habits. In December UW ASDA students will go back to the same club to speak to teens about tobacco and other drugs as they relate to oral health.

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Queets, Wash: WOHF Staff Visit the Bucolic Town

A Small Town Dentist does more than her share
Dr. Kirsti Turella, a Sequim resident and mother of two hit the schools in and around her community with a fierce tenacity. We met up with her at a Boys and Girls Club presentation in her hometown of Sequim in May.

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WOHF Needs Your Help!

Kennewick, Wash
The Washington Oral Health Foundation needs dentists and hygienists volunteers for 2 and 4 hour shifts on Friday, October 10 in Kennewick. Volunteers will be on hand to triage and screen patients. If you would like to volunteer, please contact Ruth Abate at (206) 973-5229, or email 


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