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A Day for Smiles by the Pierce County Dental Foundation

Benefit/Fundraiser, Community Event

Dentists in the Pierce County region are joining together in September to support improved oral health for the South Sound community. The Pierce County Dental Society Foundation is encouraging dentists and other dental professionals to make a donation equal to one dayís worth of dentistry in support of the Pierce County Dental Foundation Endowment. The groupís goal is to raise $1 million that will be used to help bring oral health services to those in need. Who: The Pierce County Dental Foundation, in cooperation with dentists and dental professionals in Pierce County. What: A Day for Smiles: A fundraiser to generate $1 million for uncompensated charitable dental care in Pierce County. When: Sept. 17-21, 2018. Where: Dental offices across Pierce County. To speak with participating dentists, contact Cheryl Jenkins/Pierce County Dental Society at 253.272.9960. To learn more: About the Pierce County Dental Society The Pierce County Dental Society is a component society for current members of the American Dental Association and Washington State Dental Association, dedicated to furthering education, mutual support and better communication with the general public for the purpose of their better dental health. First organized as the Tacoma Dental Society in 1887, the Society has more than 430 members ó about 80 percent of dentists in Pierce County.