Written by Dentistry Today Thursday, 05 September 2013 15:09
(Charlotte, September 5, 2013) – SS White® Burs, a leading dental manufacturer, has made a generous donation of SS White procedure kits to National Children’s Oral Health Foundation: America’s ToothFairy® (NCOHF). This donation helped twenty-eight America’s ToothFairy Affiliates to provide vital oral health services for at-risk populations. The America’s ToothFairy Affiliate network consists of community-based nonprofit programs dedicated to providing the best educational, preventive and restorative services for underserved children in need of care.
“SS White is proud to support the America’s ToothFairy Affiliate Network with this donation of bur kits,” stated Tom Gallop, CEO of SS White Burs, Inc. “We applaud the tremendous work of National Children’s Oral Health Foundation: America’s ToothFairy to save vulnerable children from pain and embarrassment associated with pediatric dental disease.”
“This generous contribution from SS White will help the America’s ToothFairy Affiliate Network provide vital oral health services for at-risk populations,” said Fern Ingber, NCOHF President and CEO. “We are very grateful for SS White’s support in our mission to fight tooth decay and prevent the needless suffering of children from this devastating disease.”
National Children’s Oral Health Foundation, known as America’s ToothFairy, was formed in 2006 as an aggressive response to eliminate the #1 chronic childhood illness, pediatric dental disease, by providing community programs with comprehensive resources to deliver vital educational, preventive, and treatment services to children most in need. Supporting the delivery of oral health education and care beginning at the prenatal level, America’s ToothFairy engages caring dental professionals and the general public in programs designed to promote children’s oral health. Through the generosity of dedicated supporters including SS White, America’s ToothFairy has reached millions of children through its national non-profit clinical network and volunteer professional and student community service programs.
About SS White® Burs, Inc.
SS White® as a dental manufacturer has always strived to bring high quality dental products to market, to enable practitioners to work more accurately and precisely, and to maximize comfort and quality for each and every patient who enters a dental office. The company proudly bears the name of its founder and continually maintains its original objective: better products for better dentistry. For more information, visit www.sswhiteburs.com.
About National Children’s Oral Health Foundation: America’s ToothFairy®
National Children’s Oral Health Foundation: America’s ToothFairy (NCOHF) is dedicated to raising awareness of the #1 chronic childhood illness: pediatric dental disease, facilitating the delivery of comprehensive oral health services and eliminating this preventable disease from future generations. With a growing Affiliate network of exemplary non-profit community programs, the America’s ToothFairy Kids Club, professional and student service programs, America’s ToothFairy is building a powerful, united effort to eliminate tooth decay and protect the smiles of our most vulnerable children. For more information about America’s ToothFairy, please visit www.AmericasToothFairy.org.