Restore Smiles. Prevent Decay.

Restore Smiles. Prevent Decay.

HELP A KID SMILE
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Restore Smiles.
Prevent Decay.

Help a kid smile

Bring the
Smiles Back

More Smiles Campaign

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Tooth decay is an inconvenience for most families. But for many children, treatment is out of reach. They live each day in pain. They miss school. They can’t sleep. Even eating hurts. They lose teeth and risk dangerous infections that can be deadly.

How does this happen in the wealthiest country in the world?

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Tooth decay is an inconvenience for most families. But for many children, treatment is out of reach. They live each day in pain. They miss school. They can’t sleep. Even eating hurts. They lose teeth and risk dangerous infections that can be deadly.

How does this happen in the wealthiest country in the world?

Unawareness that tooth decay is a contagious disease

Lack of basic oral health products

Absence of Medicaid

In some cases, parental neglect

Belief that baby teeth don't matter

Failure to form good oral health habits

Restricted access to dentists

Homelessness

Inability to pay for dental care

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We believe every child deserves a healthy smile.

As a resource provider, we increase access to oral health care by supporting nonprofit clinics and community partners delivering education, prevention and treatment services for underserved children.

We teach families why oral health is important and how to take care of their mouths.

We provide funding so low-income families can access dental care.

We supply basic oral hygiene products for daily care.

GIFTS IN ACTION:

Crest + Oral-B: Closing America's Smile Gap

Low-income families living in overpopulated areas can face extra barriers to accessing dental care because there simply aren't enough providers accepting state-funded dental coverage. Children living in these communities face wait times of more than a year to see the dentist and often rely on school-based dental programs to access care. See how Crest and Oral-B stepped up to help them provide dental screening events at elementary schools with the greatest need.

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GIFTS IN ACTION:

Teens Around the World Learn What's So Bad About Vaping

Teens and parents received important information about the oral and systemic health risks of vaping through our anti-vaping campaign, sponsored by DentaQuest.

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SUPPORT OUR MISSION:

Cranberry: Smile Guardians

Thanks to a generous donation from Cranberry, five of our member clinics received enough educational materials to reach 1,250 kids and their parents. Through our Smile Guardian education initiative, dental professionals have the opportunity to sponsor oral health education kits for their local communities.

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Give a child a healthy smile.

Your support makes it possible to end dental pain and restore healthy smiles!

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"Your donation continues our mission to give every child, regardless of their family's income, access to free dental care services."

Doug Anderson

LevelUp Kids

Kansas City, MO

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HERO Program

The Health Education Resources and Outreach Program (HERO) works to identify and address the unique oral health challenges of individual communities. With the help of our Oral Health Action Heroes, we can educate and change habits on a local level.

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Our impact, by the numbers.

8,039,520

Number of children who have received oral health care and education from clinics relying on America’s ToothFairy support since 2006

Thanks to the operational support of our Underwriters, 100% of donations received through this website go directly to support our programs.