A Salute to service
2017 NYSDF of Excellense Annual Luncheon
The New York State Dental Foundation’s annual luncheon – A Salute to Service - will take place on Saturday, 3 June, from 11:30 – 1:00 at Turning Stone Resort in Verona, NY.
A Salute to Service will be a celebration of the progress being made by the Foundation and its sister organization, the New York State Dental Association, in partnering with diverse partners to enhance people’s ability to access care and receive dental treatment. Between the NYS Veterans Smile initiative, the NYSDA Dental Demonstration Project, the new Equipment Donation Program and the longstanding Give Kids a Smile campaigns, much good work is being done here in New York State to make life better for all New Yorkers.
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Karin Irani, who was instrumental in the development of the concept of Veterans Smile Day while part of the ADA Diversity Institute.
FOUNDATION OF EXCELLENCE IN ACADEMICS AWARD: will be go to Dental Department at the University of Buffalo School of Dental Medicine.
NEW THIS YEAR: The proceeds of a new feature, a 50/50 raffle, will go to a charitable organization within the home component dental society of NYSDA President Dr. Richard Andolina: Catholic Charities of Steuben County.
TOP SECRET: We’ve been keeping this under wraps, but suffice it to say, in keeping with the theme of A Salute to Service, a very exciting announcement will be made.
Please join us as we celebrate dentistry’s leadership in oral health excellence, at A Salute to Service.
Join us as we celebrate the progress that is being made by your Foundation, NYSDA, New York State and a wide variety of community health organization to increase access to oral health care services for vulnerable populations like veterans who are struggling post deployment, and people living with special needs.
We celebrate these projects, but more importantly, the individuals and organizations which are making them happen.
Sponsorship Opportunities are available. Click the button on the left to see available options. Want to attend, but not sponsor the event. Please call us at 518-465-0044 x222, ask for Carley Libertucci, to purchase an individual ticket. ($80.00)