Disaster Relief Fund
Welcome to the New York State Dental Foundation
Disaster Relief Program
The New York State Dental Foundation’s Disaster Relief Program assists dentists in New York State whose practices have been devastated by natural and man-made disasters. The New York State Dental Foundation, a public charity, is permitted under law to assist dentists and the profession broadly in New York.
The Disaster Relief Fund was established following Superstorm Sandy. In the aftermath of that event, the Foundation issued a total of $439,000 in relief to 101 individuals, some of whom received two checks. The breakdown of those distributions is as follows:
17 awards of $1,000 each ($17K)
18 awards of $2,000 each ($36K)
14 awards of $2,500 each ($35K)
5 awards of $3,000 each ($15K)
34 awards of $5,000 each ($170K)
23 awards of $7,000 each ($161K)
When making a donation in another amount, please do NOT add the dollar sign ($).
Click here for: Disaster Assistance Grant Application for Dentists Affected by a Declared Disaster
(Only online versions is available at this time.) (Please submit all photos to firstname.lastname@example.org.)
CURRENT DISASTER DECLARATIONS: