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Access to Care Grants

July 2013 Volume XLVIX Number 4

 Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children (HSHC) is proud to announce the award of 15 ACCESS TO CARE Grants beginning July 2013. We are excited to collaborate with these organizations for 2013 2014 and provide over 24,000 children with access to oral health care through these partnerships.


Sisters of Charity Foundation of Canton Canton, Ohio: $20,000 Community Health Center Lincoln, Nebraska: $10,000 TOMAGWA HealthCare Ministries Tomball, Texas: $20,000

Ostrow School of Dentistry of University of Southern California Los Angeles, California: $20,000 Yale New Haven Hospital Pediatric Dental Residency New Haven, Connecticut: $20,000 Childrens Dental Services Minneapolis, Minnesota: $20,000

University at Buffalo School of Dental Medicine Buffalo, New York: $20,000 Missouri Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Saint Louis, Missouri: $5,000 Polk County Health Department Lakeland, Florida: $20,000

Childrens Health Fund New York, New York: $20,000


Kids Community Dental Clinic Burbank, California: $19, 595


Center for Family Health Jackson, Michiga: $14,908


Waukesha County Community Dental Clinic Waukesha, Wisconsin: $20,000


Columbus Neighborhood Health Center Columbus, Ohio: $20,000


Cook Childrens Medical Center Fort Worth, Texas: $20,000



2013 Call for Grant Applications


Healthy Smiles, Healthy Children (HSHC), the Foundation of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry will accept applications for its Access to Care Grant program June 1. The Foundation will award up to 20 Access to Care Grants in spring 2014 totaling up to $400,000.


The HSHC Access to Care Grants are matching/challenge grants of up to $20,000 per year supporting service initiatives that provide dental care (education, prevention, treatment and/or emergency care) to underserved and limited access children in the United States.


Guidelines, requirements and application instructions will be available on the HSHC website: beginning June 1. For further information, please contact Grant and Corporate Relations Manager Tracey Schilligo at (312) 337-2169 or via e-mail at


Applications are due Aug. 1, 2013.