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Trip Calendar

The ADA Foundation has compiled this 2018 trip calendar based on information provided by participating organizations. The information is subject to change. Check this page frequently for updates and contact the host organization for more details. If you would like to provide additional information or if you see an error, please contact Briana Rowland at rowlandb@ada.org. Thank you.

U.S. based organizations that are working to improve access to oral health care in underserved communities outside of the U.S. may apply in 2019 for an ADA Foundation Grant for International Volunteer Dental Projects. The ADA Foundation also offers educational programs for international dental volunteers.

November 2018

November 2-11
Jamaica
Great Shape! Inc. 1,000 Smiles
Contact: greatshape@gsjamaica.org

November 3-8
Honduras
Cape Cares
Contact: admin@capecares.org

November 3-10
Honduras
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

November 5-8
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org 

November 6-24
Cambodia/Burma
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

November 10-19
Jamaica
Great Shape! Inc. 1,000 Smiles
Contact: greatshape@gsjamaica.org

November 10-25
Nepal
Global Dental Relief
Contact: volunteer@globaldentalrelief.org

November 12-15
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

November 12-24
Vietnam
East Meets West Dental Program
Contact: Minh Huong, minhhuong.tran@eastmeetswestdental.org

November 15-25
Uganda (Islands and Mainland)
A Reason to Smile
Contact: Contact@ARTSmile.org

November 16-24        
Cuba        
Strong Villages    
Contact: lynn@strongvillages.org

November 17-21
Haiti
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

November 17-24        
Belize         
Strong Villages    
Contact: lynn@strongvillages.org

November 17-25
Haiti
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

November 17-25
Rwanda
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

November 17-25
Thailand
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

November 19-22
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org 

November 21-25
Haiti
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

November 26-29
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

December 2018

December 1-8
Trinidad/Tobago
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

December 3-6
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

December 3-15
Vietnam
East Meets West Dental Program
Contact: Minh Huong, minhhuong.tran@eastmeetswestdental.org

December 10-13
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org 

December 17-20
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org 

December 22-29
Cambodia
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

December 24-27
Guatemala
Open Wide Foundation
Contact: Charity Crawford, Volunteer@openwidefoundation.org

December 26-January 6        
India        
Strong Villages    
Contact: lynn@strongvillages.org     

December 27-January 2
Dominican Republic
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

December 29-January 5
Puerto Rico
International Medical Relief
Contact: marylou@internationalmedicalrelief.org

2019

January 17-26
Guatemala
Aloha Medical Mission
Contact: abf@msk.com

February 27-March 9
Honduras
Washington Overseas Mission
Contact: Dr. Jackie Miller, publicrelations@overseasmission.org

March 13-23
Honduras
Washington Overseas Mission
Contact: Dr. Jackie Miller, publicrelations@overseasmission.org

Year-Round Volunteer Opportunities

Health Volunteers Overseas
ADA Foundation / Health Volunteers Overseas programs need volunteers for programs in Cambodia, Haiti, Laos, Nepal, Nicaragua, Peru, Tanzania.
Health Volunteers Overseas
Contact: Barbara Edwards, b.edwards@hvousa.org

A Broader View
Contact: A Broader View or Oliver Ehlers at 866.423.3258 or 215.780.1845, volunteers@abroaderview.org
Volunteer dental professionals, dental students, and pre-dental students are needed year-round for a duration of one week to 12 weeks in Ecuador, Guatemala, Costa Rica, Honduras, Nepal, Peru, and Tanzania.

Philos Health
Dentists and hygienist are needed throughout the year for trips of one, two, or more weeks at children’s dental clinics in the Philippines.
Contact: Philos Health, Forrest Malakoff, malakoff@sbcglobal.net