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Entries in WOHF (27)

Tuesday
Oct152013

WOHF MEETS WITH SCHOOL NURSES TO DISCUSS ADOPT-A-SCHOOL; VOLUNTEERS NEEDED

The Washington Oral Health Foundation (WOHF) has supported school nurses for years through the Adopt-a-School program, which links dental offices with local schools to provide emergency care to students who lack access to care or a dental home.

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Wednesday
Aug212013

READY TO EDUCATE IN YOUR COMMUNITY? PLAN A SCHOOL PRESENTATION WITH WOHF!

It’s that time of year again — students across the state are headed back to school.  It's a great time to plan and schedule school presentations to educate children in your community about the importance of good oral health.  

The Washington Oral Health Foundation has built relationships with Washington schools for more than 15 years, and would be happy to assist in connecting you to a local school for a presentation.

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Monday
Jun242013

BLUE SKIES AT THIRD ANNUAL WOHF GOLF CLASSIC presented by AmericanWest Bank

Part of the Component Cup's winning team, Dr. Steven Kwan strategizes before a shot. Photo by Meryl Schenker PhotographyFor the first time in its three-year history, golfers playing in the WOHF Golf Classic presented by AmericanWest Bank weren't slogging through the rain. The gloom that shrouded the area earlier in the week had completely cleared by the time the tournment started on Saturday, June 15, leaving nothing but blue skies and brilliant sunshine for the 67 golfers from around the state. The event was a success for the Foundation, rasing in the neighborhood of $40,000 — but it was also a great success for the players, who got to play in "pristine Pacific Northwest conditions," according to Ruth Abate, Foundation Director.

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Friday
Jun072013

2013 WOHF WALL OF WINE @ THE PNDC


The Wall of Wine is an important fundraiser for the Washington Oral Health Foundation. This year, all the proceeds from the Wall of Wine will go towards purchasing hygiene kits for the more than 2,500 kids who need them across Washington state.

Here’s how the event works: In return for a $20 donation, you’ll get to choose any individually wrapped bottle of wine at the WOHF Booth, some valued as high as $50. Bring cash, check or credit card to the WOHF table, choose any remaining bottle of wine, and benefit a great cause. Salut!

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