THANK YOU FOR YOUR SUPPORT!
YOUR VALUED DONATIONS TO THE HDS FOUNDATION, MAKES A POSITIVE IMPACT
TO SERVE THE ORAL HEALTH NEEDS OF THE UNDERSERVED COMMUNITY.
Harbor Dental Society Foundation Fund
The Harbor Dental Society Foundation Fund supports the underserved public and community for oral healthcare treatment and education.
The Harbor Dental Society Foundation is the 501(c)3 not-for-profit charitable arm of the Harbor Dental Society, founded in 1915, with the mission to improve the oral health of the local underserved community through volunteer efforts and funding along with the vision to support projects and programs within the Harbor Dental Society component that improves the oral health of the underserved community.
The Harbor Dental Society Foundation manages and administers grants, donations and contributions to sustain the community outreach services and activities as well as promotes volunteer service opportunities to help the underserved and to educate the public on oral healthcare by supporting similar 501 (c) 3 charitable organizations including CDA Cares, Children’s Dental Health Clinic, the Orthodontic Program of the Assistance League of Long Beach, and Everyone for Veterans.
How You Can Help
Make a donation today. Your contribution receives a full tax-deduction and goes directly to the Harbor Dental Society Foundation Fund, serving the underserved public and community for oral healthcare treatment and education.
Use the secure form below to make an online donation. We appreciate your support!
Contributions By Check
Check donations may be mailed to Long Beach Community Foundation, 400 Oceangate, Suite 800, Long Beach, CA 90802. Please write Harbor Dental Society in the memo section of your check.
Contributions By Credit Card - To donate to the fund, click the link:
Community Outreach – How Your Support Helps
Children’s Dental Health Clinic in Long Beach - The Children's Dental Health Clinic is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing quality basic and specialty dental services, including oral health education, to economically disadvantaged children, ages 0-19, in the Greater Long Beach and South Bay areas. CDHC link: http://www.cdhc.org/ .
CDA Cares - The California Dental Association and CDA Foundation host CDA Cares, a program that allows volunteer dentists, with the assistance of other dental professionals and community volunteers, to provide dental services at no charge to an average of 1,950 people at each event. www.cdafoundation.org/cda-cares
Assistance League of Long Beach (Orthodontics Program) - The new Children's Center opening in Fall 2019 will enable the orthodontic services to expand, serving low and moderate-income children, increasing the number of patients in braces from 700 to 1000. The HDS Foundation is a Creating Smiles campaign donor to support the success of this program. www.allb.org
HDS Foundation Board of Trustees
|HDS Foundation Chair Dora Lee, DDS|
|HDS Foundation Vice Chair Jonathan H. Lo, DDS|
|HDS Foundation Secretary Jeffrey McCullough, DMD|
|HDS Foundation Treasurer Max B. Martinez|
|HDS Foundation Trustee Ahmed Sadek, DDS|
|HDS Foundation Trustee Veronica Greene, DDS|
|HDS Foundation Trustee Aarti Shah, DDS|
|HDS Foundation Trustee Hooman Adamous, DMD|
|HDS Foundation Trustee Rober F. Emigh, DDS|
HDS Foundation Trustee Donna Marie Calima, DMD
HDS Foundation Trustee Ravipan Smith Norman, DDS
HDS Foundation Advisory Trustee Ron Rand
HDS Foundation Advisory Trustee Steve Schroeder, ESQ, CPA
Thank you for your generous donations!
- Stephen Adams, DDS
- Kenny Abedini, DDS
- Dorothea Berry, DDS
- Gabriela Cervantes, DDS
- Russell Chang, DDS
- Santos Cortez, DDS
- David Habas, DDS
- David J. Hauss, DMD
- Robert Jones, DDS
- Dora Lee, DDS
- Max Martinez, DDS
- Thomas McCain, DDS
- Phil Melnick, DMD
- Carl Mossberg, DDS
- Linda C. Onyeador, DDS
- Ana Planells, DDS
- William Poe, DDS
- William Ridgeway, DDS
- Anthony Rubino, DDS
- Greg Sasaki, DDS
- Richard Simms, DDS
- Seth Shimono, DDS
- Ravipan Smith Norman, DDS
- Craig Takeshita, DDS
- Ernest Terao, DDS
About the HDS Foundation
Mission: To improve the oral health of the local underserved community through volunteer efforts and funding.
Vision: HDS Foundation supports projects and programs within the harbor dental society component that improves the oral health of the underserved community.
1. Manage and administer grants, donations and contributions to sustain the financial activities of the Foundation
a. Tactics: fundraising, collaborate with like organizations and local community clinics for financial leverage
b. Determine grant recipients
c. Ensure continued growth of investments
2. Community outreach to promote volunteer opportunities to serve the underserved and educate the public on oral health
a. CDA Cares
b. Health fairs
c. Children's Dental Health Clinic, Ayuda Clinic, Everyone for Veterans
3. Dental society member engagement
a. Encourage volunteer activities - recruit interested members through emails, announcement, social functions
b. Encourage committee and or board participation
c. Leadership development within the Foundation
4010 Watson Plaza Drive, Suite 210
Lakewood, CA 90712
Tel. 562.595.6303 Fax. 562.426.4550 Email: Kristin@Harbordentalsociety.org