August 3, 2018
July 19 - 21, 2018 — ICD Fellows volunteered at the Illinois State Dental Society Mission of Mercy (MOM) at the Bank of Springfield Center. Over 1180 patients were seen over the 2 days by over 1106 volunteers. Over $1 Million dollars worth of dental treatment was provided including teeth cleanings, restorations, extractions and dental appliances. The priority patients on the first day were the Veterans of Illinois who have served our country proudly and now needed help with the...
August 9, 2018
Dr. Dexter Barnes provided a free dental examination and x-rays to Peace Corps applicant Renata Lumanau. Ms. Lumanau is a University of Washington graduate originally from Indonesia and Singapore. She came to the United States during her High School years. She will be traveling to Peru with the Peace Corps in March of 2019. Thank you for "Serving Others"
August 23, 2018
Fellows from District 15 ICD volunteered for the Texas Mission of Mercy Screening and Event. The screening was held a week before the Texas Missions of Mercy event on July 20-21, 2018. Thank you for serving others! Photo taken at screening (L to R): Deputy Regent Roland Davies, Kent Macaulay, Alan Moore, Past President Paul Stubbs, Ann Lyons, Kelly Keith, Beverly Zinser & husband Steele. Not pictured is Kavin Kelp.
August 24, 2018
May 2018 — The International College of Dentists USA Section International Student Experience (ISE) program supports dental students volunteering on mission trips. Read the message below from the San Antonio Christian Medical and Dental Associations (CMDA) regarding a recent mission trip to the Dominican Republic. And the things you have heard me say in the presence of many witnesses entrust to reliable people who will also be qualified to teach others. (2 Timothy 2:2) “See one, do one, teach one”...
August 24, 2018
The Esperanza Center Health Services Inc./Catholic Charities was awarded $3,000.00 from the International College of Dentists USA Section Foundation to be used in the 2016 fiscal year to support the Esperanza Center Dental Program for Immigrants project. Number of patients served: FY 16 We served 1988 unduplicated patients which had 3677 visits or encounters of these patients we had 188 dental patients with 375 visits or encounters Demographics include Immigrants: 90% Latino from the following countries. México, Guatemala, El Salvador...
August 26, 2018
Dr. Dexter Barnes provided a free dental examination and x-rays to Peace Corps applicant Aaron Honore. Mr. Honore will be traveling to Zambia with the Peace Corps. Thank you for "Serving Others"