Tag Archives: Charity

Pacific Dental Services®, The Smile Generation® and charity: water Named as Finalists in 2014 Cause Marketing Halo Awards

Pacific Dental Services (PDS®) is proud to announce that we have been named as a finalist in the 2014 Cause Marketing Halo Awards for our work with The Smile Generation “100 Wells for Ethiopia” fundraising campaign. PDS We Serve Manager Kyle Guerin sums up the nomination thusly: We are thrilled to be named a finalist […]

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Q&A with PDS-Supported Dentist and Philanthropist Dr. Katie McCann

For today’s entry in our Q&A series with Pacific Dental Services‘ team members and supported dentists, I spoke with Dr. Katie McCann of Aurora Modern Dentistry in Aurora, CO. Dr. McCann is a PDS®-supported dentist and ardent philanthropist. Continue reading below to learn more about Dr. McCann and her passions.   Sean Swentek: Tell us a little bit about yourself. […]

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The Smile Generation Raises $1 Million for charity: water

Generous Donations to Fund 100 Wells in Ethiopia IRVINE, CA, December 5, 2013 – The Smile Generation® today announced that its trusted clinicians and their community of generous patients, along with team members, and strategic vendor partners have raised more than $1 million for charity: water, and are funding 100 wells in Ethiopia. charity: water […]

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My Kid’s Dentist, Every Kid’s Dentist and National Children’s Oral Health Foundation: America’s ToothFairy Form Partnership to Help At-Risk Children

Founder, President and CEO of Pacific Dental Services, Stephen Thorne, to Join NCOHF Board of Directors (Charlotte, NC – May 25, 2012) In an effort to expand oral health services for children, My Kid’s Dentist/Every Kid’s Dentist (MKD/EKD) announced a partnership with National Children’s Oral Health Foundation: America’s ToothFairy® (NCOHF) through the Students United for […]

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World Water Day March 22nd

Today is World Water Day. It’s been a little over two and a half years since we did our first drive with charity: water The Smile Generation raised $13,000 and provided clean drinking water to three villages in Ethiopia. Since then, we’ve raised $92,000 to help the Haitian Village of Kampech. PDS employees raised $30,000 to […]

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In 2011 Pacific Dental Services affiliated offices donates over $1.5 million in pro bono dentistry IRVINE, Calif. (January 23rd, 2012)– Pacific Dental Services (PDS) – In these tough economic times it is even more important for organizations to give back and that’s exactly what Pacific Dental Services did in 2011. PDS affiliated offices donated more […]

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Doing Well by Doing Good

                 Did you know over 133 students drop out of school every school day and only 45% ofNevada’s high school students graduate? During this past year the Pacific Dental Services-affiliated offices in the Nevada Region under the Smile Generation have partnered with Communities in Schools of Southern Nevada […]

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Pacific Dental Services Affiliated Dentists Return to Ethiopia to Serve Those in Need

IRVINE, Calif. (September 23, 2011) – On Sept. 23, 2011, five of the best affiliated dentists from Pacific Dental Services will travel to the capital city of Addis Ababa  to once again serve the dental needs  of the Ethiopian people. This is the second time the PDS team will head to Ethiopia, having traveled there […]

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Pacific Dental Services Dentists Travel to Ethiopia

IRVINE, Calif. (Insert Date) – On September 23rd, 2011, five of the best dentists from Pacific Dental Services (PDS) -affiliated offices will travel to Addis Ababa, the capital city of Ethiopia, to once again serve the dental needs of the Ethiopian people. Last year, the Pacific Dental Services team also visited Ethiopia, where they saw […]

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Serve Day 2011: Free Dental Work for People in Need*

On Saturday, August 13, 2011, over 140 Smile Generation approved dentist offices and 1200 volunteers served their communities by participating in the first ever Smile Gen Serve Day. The dental offices provided pro-bono treatment to those in need – about 450 fillings, 332 extractions, over 150 CEREC single day visit dental restorations, and hundreds of […]

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