FDHE Grants Awarded in 2016


$1000 AADA Head to Toe Project
Purpose: Carol Heimann, 7535 N 22nd Pl, Phoenix, AZ 85020

$2000 AADA Conference 2016 DHE Event
Sharon Wiest, 164W2040 S, Orem, UT 84058

$5000 Church Health Services, Amish Dental Screening and Education for School Children
Susan Osteen, 115 N Center St, Beaver Dam, WI 53963

$4800 Kids Smiles’ Dental Detective Academy
Erika Sands, 3751 Island Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19153

$2500 PrimeCare Oral Health Program
Michelle Golden, 1431 N Western Ave, Suite 401, Chicago, IL 60622

Total grant money: $15,300

FDHE – Foundation for Dental Health Education
Promoting good oral healthcare

The Foundation for Dental Health Education (FDHE) was founded in 1990 to fund initiatives that promote good oral healthcare. Through our fundraising efforts, we sponsor the development of public outreach programs, access to care initiatives, educational materials, web-based public information resources, training, and other innovative efforts to educate the public.
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Apply for a Grant

The FDHE funds programs that promote the awareness and importance of dental health care. Individuals and organizations are encouraged to submit a grant application for initiatives, activities, products or programs that focus on dental health education.

Grant Applications must be received by October 1 of each calendar year.

Grant Requests:

Foundation for Dental Health Education
All grant requests must be received in full by October 1st. They must be mailed directly to:

Sharon Wiest
164 West 2040 South
Orem, UT 84058

Phone: 801-225-2048

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The FDHE is a 501(c)3 organization and donations are tax deductible.

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