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.
THANK YOU FOR MAKING A DIFFERENCE !
The HDS Foundation was happy to be a part of this year’s Long Beach Gives Fundraiser Sept. 22, 2022.
The HDS Foundation raised $2481.53 in donations via Long Beach Gives 2022!
Thank you so much for your generosity! Each contribution helped the HDS Foundation continue our mission of transforming the lives of with smiles and access to oral healthcare.
- Giving continues and you can be a part of it!
- Donate online (preferred) or by check by visiting the HDS Foundation Fund—click here (secure site)
PS – please feel free to spread the word to your staff, patients, family, and friends as this is a great cause for our community and worth sharing!
The HDS Foundation was happy to be a part of the Long Beach Gives Fundraiser Sept. 23, 2021, raising $5139.50 with your help. For 2021, charitable contributions were made to the Assistance League of Long Beach Orthodontic Program that is growing from supporting 700 children in braces to 1000. The HDS Foundation contributed $500 to the ALLB in 2021. The HDS Foundation also supported the Children's Dental Health Clinic Long Beach with a charitable contribution of $2500 to help with the vital oral healthcare initiatives, providing quality care to numerous children in need of assistance in our community. We hope to count on you this year too!
Join our Social Media Squad by sharing posts to help spread the word. Please be sure to “like”, comment, and share our posts on Harbor Dental Society’s Facebook page, HDS Foundation Facebook page, and Harbor Dental Society’s Instagram.
Thank you for your valued and continued support of the HDS Foundation’s mission—To improve the oral health of the local underserved community through volunteer efforts and funding.
With Gratitude as We Move Forward Together!
Jeff McCullough, DMD
HDS Foundation 2022-2023
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
2023 HDS Foundation Board of Trustees
|HDS Foundation Chair Jeffrey McCullough, DMD
|HDS Foundation Vice Chair Aarti Shah, DDS
|HDS Foundation Secretary/Treasurer Jonathan H. Lo, DDS
|HDS Foundation Trustee Donna Marie C. Calima, DMD
|HDS Foundation Trustee Santos Cortez, DDS
|HDS Foundation Trustee Veronica Greene, DDS, MPH
|HDS Foundation Trustee Ravipan Smith-Norman, DDS
|HDS Foundation Trustee Belinda Balais, DMD
|HDS Foundation Trustee Amir Kazim, DDS
HDS Foundation Advisory Trustee Ron Rand
HDS Foundation Advisory Trustee Steve Schroeder, ESQ, CPA
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 Email: Kristin@HarborDentalSociety.org