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
HDS Foundation Board of Trustees
|Dora Lee, DDS||HDS Foundation Chair of the Board|
|Jonathan H. Lo, DDS||HDS Foundation Vice Chair|
|Jeffrey McCullough, DMD||HDS Foundation Secretary|
|Max B. Martinez||HDS Foundation Treasurer|
|Ahmed Sadek, DDS||HDS Foundation Trustee|
|Robert F. Emigh, DDS||HDS Foundation Trustee|
|Donna Marie Calima, DMD||HDS Foundation Trustee|
|Shailesh Parikh, BDS||HDS Foundation Trustee|
|Ravipan Smith, DDS||HDS Foundation Trustee|
Santos Cortez, DDS
HDS Foundation Trustee
|Veronica A. Greene, DDS||HDS Foundation Trustee|
How To Donate
You can either make an online donation or complete a donation form and fax or mail it to our office. You can also call if you'd like to donate or have any questions. Because we are a 501(c)(3) organization, your contribution may be tax-deductible; please see your tax advisor for more information.
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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. CDA CARES link: https://www.cdafoundation.org/cda-cares
Assistance League of Long Beach (Orthodontics Program)
Thank you for your generous donations!
Stephen Adams, DDS Kenny K. Abedini, DDS Dorothea J. Berry, DDS
Gabriela Cervantes, DDS Russell Chang, DDS Santos Cortez, DDS
David Habas, DDS David J. Hauss, DMD Dora Lee, DDS
Max B. Martinez, DDS Thomas McCain, DDS Philip R. Melnick, DMD
Carl Mossberg, DDS Linda C. Onyeador, DDS Ana Planells, 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
4010 Watson Plaza Drive, Suite 210
Lakewood, CA 90712
Tel. 562.595.6301 Fax. 562.426.4550 Email: Kristin@Harbordentalsociety.org
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