Through the generosity of countless volunteers and donors, the CDA Foundation has helped so many Californians in need through its two flagship programs; CDA Cares and the Student Loan Repayment Program. In addition, the CDA Foundation has provided dental materials and supplies grants to community-based organizations to help provide access to care for California's most vulnerable citizens.
Major sponsors donate $160,000 to CDA Cares Solano
Several major sponsors, through in-kind donations and resources, are stepping up to make sure CDA Cares Solano provides the most oral health care possible to patients in need. CDA Cares Solano will be held at the Solano County Fairgrounds on April 25-26 with the help of hundreds of volunteer dental professionals and other community volunteers. On top of volunteers, the CDA Foundation relies heavily on the financial support of its sponsors. Solano County, First 5 Solano, the Del E. Webb Foundation and Kaiser Permanente in Napa and Solano counties all are donating and/or matching funds up to $20,000 or more, for a total of $160,000.
Learn how to implement CAMBRA at CDA Presents
Dentists interested in implementing Caries Management By Risk Assessment (CAMBRA) strategies into their practice will have some training available to them at CDA Presents The Art and Science of Dentistry in Anaheim. Jean L. Creasey, DDS, will lead a lecture titled Preventing Your Way to Success ... Implementing CAMBRA in Private Practice on Thursday, May 15, and Friday, May 16, at the Anaheim Convention Center.
CDA Foundation grant and scholarship deadlines approaching
The CDA Foundation offers financial support for oral health programs and dental education statewide. In this way, funding reaches local communities where it's needed most. Numerous grants and scholarships are available throughout the year with various deadlines and submission periods. Several of application deadlines approaching.
Solano Event Information
Solano Volunteer Registration
Targeting Smiles North—Solano County
Set at beautiful Birds Landing, North of the Sacramento Delta, our fifth annual target shot and competition promises to be a great day of recreation and relaxation. This event is one of our most popular fundraisers and allows both avid and new shooters a chance to show off their skills or learn some new ones.
Targeting Smiles South—Los Angeles County
We couldn’t let the north have all the fun! The first annual Targeting Smiles South target shoot and competition will be held at Triple B Clays in South El Monte. Donors and members in Los Angeles and San Diego clamored for an event like their northern counterparts and we expect this day will be just as successful.
Future CDA Cares Clinics
Solano (April 25-26, 2014)
Solano County Fairgrounds
900 Fairgrounds Dr.
Vallejo, CA 94589
Pomona (Nov 21-22, 2014)
Sacramento (Mar 27-28, 2015)
Fresno (Oct 2-3, 2015)
1201 K Street, 15th Floor
Sacramento, CA 95814
The CDA Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax-exempt corporation. Contributions are tax-deductible to the extent of the law.
Tax ID number is 68-0411536.