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Give Kids A Smile Sponsors

Give Kids A Smile would not be possible without the generous and enduring support of our corporate sponsors who have provided vast amounts in funding, products and services through the years.  Thank you!

Visit the Give Kids A Smile Day Products and Sponsors page for information specific to GKAS Day.

Henry Schein and Henry Schein Cares logos

Henry Schein Dental has served as the exclusive professional product sponsor of GKAS for more than a decade. In 2016, through Henry Schein Cares Foundation’s in-kind donation program, Henry Schein and its supplier partners donated products and services valued at approximately $1.5 million to the GKAS program.

Colgate logo

Colgate has donated over $100,000 to the GKAS program since 2008, as well as substantial in-kind donations throughout the years. In 2016 alone, Colgate contributed over 300,000 sets of Colgate Cavity Protection Toothpaste and Colgate Smiles Youth Universal Toothbrushes for children who participated in GKAS events all over the country.

KaVo Kerr logo

DEXIS/KaVo Kerr exclusively provides the use of x-ray systems and personnel, as available, to assist in taking radiographs during GKAS events at U.S. dental schools, state dental associations, and large group practices who request their assistance.

CareCredit logo

CareCredit is the founding donor of the ADA Foundation's GKAS Fund and has contributed $100,000 annually since 2007, reaching a total of one million dollars in 2016. 

3M logo

3M has supported screening, education, and awareness events since 2011. in 2017 3M donated 3,000 introductory sealant kits to GKAS, helping volunteers place more than 400,000 sealants on underserved kids' teeth.

 Hu Friedy logo

Hu-Friedy has co-sponsored the GKAS Community Leadership Development Institute since 2011. The GKAS Institute offers a unique opportunity for GKAS program coordinators across the U.S. to attend an in-person training session in St. Louis, where GKAS began.

Thank you to the many Give Kids A Smile sponsors who have helped so many kids receive the oral health services they need over 15 years!

  • Academy of General Dentistry
  • Acteon
  • Aetna Foundation
  • Air Techniques. Inc.
  • Alliance of American Dental Association
  • Alpha Epsilon Delta
  • American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry/Healthy Smiles Healthy Children
  • American Academy of Periodontology
  • American Association of Orthodontists
  • American College of Prosthodontists
  • American Dental Association
  • American Dental Education Association
  • American Dental Political Action Committee
  • American Honda Motor Co., Inc.
  • Ansell Healthcare
  • Association of State & Territorial Dental Directors
  • AXA Equitable
  • Axis Dental
  • Bank of America Charitable Foundation
  • Biotrol International
  • Cadbury Schweppes Americas
  • California Dental Association
  • Centrix
  • Childrens' Dental Health Project
  • Church & Dwight Company, Inc.
  • CIGNA Foundation
  • Coltene Whaledent
  • CompBenefits Texas QI Program
  • Craig-Hallum Capital Group LLC
  • Cranberry USA
  • Crosstex International
  • DASH
  • Delmar Baptist Church
  • Delta Dental of VA
  • Dental Disposables Int'l
  • Dental EZ Group
  • Dental Trade Alliance/DTA Foundation
  • DenTek Oral Care, Inc.
  • DENTSPLY Sirona
  • DMG America
  • Dukal Corp
  • Dux Dental
  • Edwardan Foundation
  • Flow X-Ray
  • Foremost Dental Manufacturing, Inc.
  • Friendship Village
  • GC America
  • Gendex
  • Gideon Services LLC
  • Glidewell Laboratories, Inc.
  • Great-West Life and Annuity Insurance Co.
  • Harry J Bosworth
  • HCI - EBS. Inc.
  • Imaging Sciences International, LLC
  • Ivoclar Vivadent
  • J&J Instruments
  • Johnson & Johnson
  • Kentucky Dental Association
  • Kimberly-Clark Corporation
  • Kuraray America
  • Lanmark Group
  • L&R Manufacturing
  • LOOK/Surgical Specialties
  • Massachusetts Dental Society
  • Medicom
  • Miccosukee Corporate
  • Michigan Dental Association
  • Microflex
  • Miraculous Zine
  • Miltex/Integra Miltex
  • Mydent Corp.
  • Nassau County Dental Society
  • Net32, Inc.
  • New Jersey Dental Association
  • New York State Dental Association/NYSDAF
  • NextLevel Group
  • Nurses Christian Fellowship
  • Oral Health America
  • Procter & Gamble
  • Palmero Health Care
  • Patterson Companies, Inc.
  • Premier Dental Products
  • Professional Disposables Int'l
  • Pulpdent Corp
  • Richmond Dental
  • Rite Aid Corporation
  • Scholastic Book Fairs, Inc.
  • SDS Kerr
  • Sempermed USA
  • Septodont, Inc.
  • SmartPractice
  • Southern Dental
  • SS White Burs
  • SJR Group LLC
  • Sultan Chemists
  • Sunstar Americas, Inc.
  • Supermax Inc.
  • Surgical Specialties
  • Temple Shalom Nursery School
  • Texas Dental Association
  • The New York Chapter of the Electronic Representatives Assc.
  • TIDI Products
  • Total Care
  • Tuttnauer
  • UNO Pre-Dental Society
  • Waterpik Technologies, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Foundation
  • Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company
  • Yahoo, Inc.
  • Young Dental Manufacturing
  • Zenith Dental
  • Zirc Company