3M ESPE BECOMES A NATIONAL CHILDREN’S ORAL HEALTH FOUNDATION: AMERICA’S TOOTHFAIRY CORPORATE UNDERWRITER
(Charlotte, October 22, 2013) – 3M ESPE, a provider of innovative dental products and supplies, has made a leadership commitment to the improve the health and protect the smiles of our most vulnerable children as the newest National Children’s Oral Health Foundation: America’s ToothFairy® (NCOHF) Underwriting partner.
“3M ESPE is proud to have supported America’s ToothFairy since its inception to help give at-risk children the healthy smiles they deserve,” said John Stefanick, Director of Industry and Professional Relations, 3M ESPE Dental Division. “As we expand our partnership to become an America’s ToothFairy Underwriter, we know that more children will benefit from vital life-changing services and educational programs.”
“We are honored that 3M ESPE is making a substantial philanthropic contribution to become an America’s ToothFairy Corporate Underwriter,” stated Fern Ingber, NCOHF President and CEO. “Their generous support reflects 3M ESPE’s commitment to prevent children’s pain and suffering from preventable dental disease.”
National Children’s Oral Health Foundation, known as America’s ToothFairy, was formed in 2006 as an aggressive response to eliminate pediatric dental disease by providing community programs with comprehensive resources to deliver vital educational, preventive, and treatment services to children most in need. Supporting the delivery of oral health education and care beginning at the prenatal level, America’s ToothFairy, recognized as Canada’s ToothFairy in Canada, engages caring dental professionals and the general public in programs designed to promote children’s oral health. Through the generosity of dedicated like 3M ESPE, America’s ToothFairy has reached millions of children through its non-profit clinical network, Kids Club and volunteer professional and student community service programs.
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