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Serving more than Smiles in 2016

Serving really starts in the heart with the desire to help someone else in need.  It then leads to the head and asks the questions, “Do I really want to do something?” and then hopefully “What can I do to get involved?” Next, it transitions into the actual task of serving someone else.  If all […]

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Tears, Teams and Smiles: A Recap of Smile Generation Serve Day 2016

By Kyle Guerin Sr. Manager, We Serve Whether it’s the belly laugh of a child, a cat wearing roller skates, or an 80-year-old doing the Macarena, there are so many reasons to smile. Now that I think about it all of those things make me smile but what really lights me up is the thought […]

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The Smile Generation Looks Back on 2015

As part of the Smile Generation®, it’s an honor to be associated with so many excellent dentists, clinicians and staff around the country. But did you know that we also stay busy throughout the year with service projects in our local communities and around the globe? In 2015, Smile Generation-trusted teams came together and: Raised […]

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Ethiopia: People helping people. People loving people. This is what matters.

From Dr. Timothy Windham, Owner, League City Modern Dentistry and Orthodontics October 8, 2015 When I was asked to write a blog post about our recent trip to Ethiopia with the Pacific Dental Services Foundation, I was apprehensive because I couldn’t imagine how I could possibly translate such an amazing experience into words. But when I […]

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Smile Generation Serve Day 2015 – Over $3 Million in Donated Dentistry

Smile Generation®-Trusted Offices Serve More than 2,100 Patients and Provide More than $3.7 Million in Donated Dentistry During Smile Generation Serve Day More than 400 Smile Generation-trusted dental offices served their local communities on August 22, 2015 by participating in the fifth annual Smile Generation Serve Day. The clinicians and their dental care teams served 2,100 […]

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Mission To Fiji: Donated Dentistry for People in Need

$175,000 in donated dentistry. 350 patients. 9 gratified Smile Generation® travelers.   The Smile Generation team recently set out on another service adventure. Three Smile Generation-trusted dentists, one hygienist and five support team members returned to the Mission at Natuvu Creek in Venua Levu, Fiji on July 26, 2015. When the team arrived to set […]

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Donated Dentistry at Colette’s Children’s Home

We recently spent an incredible day at Colette’s Children’s Home, providing donated dentistry to families in need through the PDS Foundation™ Mobile Dental Clinic. We are so thankful for each and every Smile Generation®-trusted clinician and team member who volunteered their time and skills, while providing encouragement for the women and children of Colette’s. When it was all […]

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The Smile Generation Assists Special Olympics Southern California Summer Games

Smile Generation®-trusted team members spend the weekend serving special needs athletes What an incredible event! The experience of volunteering for Special Olympics is one of the best and most memorable you can have. They take such great care to make sure athletes and volunteers come together for an unforgettable affair. The Smile Generation sent around 80 volunteers to […]

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Serving Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County

Smile Generation® team members serve more than just smiles A group of Smile Generation team members volunteered on Wednesday, June 2 to help at Second Harvest Food Bank of Orange County. Cans came in bunches and the team formed a mini assembly line to help load boxes. Items ranging from canned and boxed goods to non-food […]

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Dress for Success Houston’s Dental Dream Day

Smile Generation®-Trusted Clinicians Provide A Helping Hand To Dress For Success by Dr. Jacob Dent On Saturday May 16, 2015, I, alongside some amazing Smile Generation-trusted clinicians and team members, provided donated dentistry—which included cleaning, fillings, oral surgery, and CEREC® crowns—to 80 local women through the PDS Serve Foundation™ and Dress For Success (DFS) Houston. This was my first […]

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