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Harbor Dental Society Foundation

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.

Long Beach Gives Sept 17- Sept 23, 2021

MAKE A DIFFERENCE! 

 

The HDS Foundation is happy to announce that we will be a part of this year’s Long Beach Gives Fundraiser, taking place on Sept. 23, 2021, with early giving starting Sept. 17.

 

We need your support to help us reach our goal of $5000.

Here are a few simple ways to help:

Write a check starting now - If you wish to donate by check, please make it payable to the HDS Foundation and remit to: Harbor Dental Society Foundation, 4010 Watson Plaza Dr., Suite 210, Lakewood, CA 90712. All donations are appreciated and will make a positive difference in serving those in need of access to oral healthcare treatments in our community.

Make an online donation in any amount starting September 17th leading up to the official Long Beach Gives giving day of September 23rd.

Donate online: https://donate.longbeachgives.org/HDS-Foundation.

Join our Social Media Squad by sharing Long Beach Gives posts to help reach potential supporters. Please be sure to “like”, comment, and share the Long Beach Gives posts on Harbor Dental Society’s Facebook pageHDS Foundation Facebook page, and Harbor Dental Society’s Instagram.

Create a Peer Fundraiser Page with Long Beach Gives (similar to a Facebook Fundraiser page). To access and create your own Peer Fundraiser Page (takes under 2 minutes!) please click here to begin.

Looking forward to having you join the fun and making a positive difference in supporting access to oral healthcare for the underserved children in our community.

Thank you for your continued support of HDS Foundation’s mission—To improve the oral health of the local underserved community through volunteer efforts and funding. To encourage a successful start of our Long Beach Gives fundraiser, my partner and HDS member, Dr. David Taylor, and I will each match up to $500 for any member donation!

Let’s go HDS Foundation Team!

Questions: Janet Garcia will be your contact person throughout the campaign, so if you have any questions, send them to her email: janet@harbordentalsociety.org or call the Harbor office at 562-595-6303.

With Gratitude,

Jonathan

Jonathan Lo, DDS

HDS Foundation Chair

Long Beach Gives 2020 Testimonial:

"What an amazing Giving Day we had in 2020! Thank you HDS Foundation for taking on such a great effort for the CDHC!"
Belinda Le Wells
Director of Development & Communications
Children's Dental Health Clinic, Long Beach

Donate Now! 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: https://longbeachcf.org/donate/harbor-dental-society-foundation-fund/

Community Outreach – How Your Support Helps as a Volunteer and Donor

To protect the health of volunteers and patients, CDA Cares Long Beach has been postponed until public health officials deem it is safe to reschedule. The CDA Foundation is pursuing new ways to support the oral health of all Californians during this time.

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 

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/   .

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 

2021 HDS Foundation Board of Trustees

HDS Foundation Chair Jonathan H. Lo, DDS  
HDS Foundation Vice Chair Jeffrey McCullough, DMD  
HDS Foundation Secretary Aarti Shah, DDS  
HDS Foundation Treasurer Max B. Martinez, DDS  
HDS Foundation Trustee Ahmed Sadek, DDS  
HDS Foundation Trustee Veronica Greene, DDS  
HDS Foundation Trustee Dora Lee, DDS (Immediate Past Chair)  
HDS Foundation Trustee Hooman Adamous, DMD  
HDS Foundation Trustee Robert 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  
  • John Aivaz, DDS
  • Dorothea Berry, DDS  
  • James Blake, DDS
  • Gabriela Cervantes, DDS  
  • Russell Chang, DDS
  • Tony Chi, DMD   
  • Santos Cortez, DDS
  • Veronica Greene, DDS, MPH
  • David Habas, DDS       
  • David J. Hauss, DMD  
  • Robert Jones, DDS     
  • Amir Kazmin, 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
  • Jirawan Srivivatanakul, DDS 
  • Craig Takeshita, DDS  
  • Ernest Terao, DDS
  • Scott Turchi                

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.

Strategic Plan
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

Contact Us  

HDS Foundation
4010 Watson Plaza Drive, Suite 210
Lakewood, CA 90712
Tel. 562.595.6303 Fax. 562.426.4550 Email: Kristin@HarborDentalSociety.org

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