February 28th, 2015

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National Tooth Fairy Day – February 28, 2015

MINNEAPOLIS, Minn. (Feb. 28, 2015) – The days of getting a quarter for a lost baby tooth are long gone. The average gift from the Tooth Fairy reached a new high of $4.36 last year, up 86 cents from $3.50 in 2013, according to The Original Tooth Fairy Poll® sponsored by Delta Dental.1 In 2014, the Tooth Fairy left a staggering $255 million for lost teeth based on Delta Dental estimates. ...
February 12th, 2015

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Minnesota Leads The Nation in Tracking Oral Health

The Minnesota Department of Health and Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation have launched a new one-stop source for oral health data known as the Minnesota Oral Health Statistics System. ...
January 21st, 2015

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Dental Education Loan Repayment for Service Program Launches

Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation, in collaboration with the Minnesota Dental Foundation, announces the launch of the Dedicated to Minnesota Dentists (DMD) Program: a competitive dental education loan repayment for service program for qualifying dentists. DMD's purpose is to increase Minnesotans' access to dental care by attracting qualified dentists to the parts of Greater Minnesota and the Twin Cities that are underserved. ...
January 8th, 2015

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Delta Dental of Minnesota 2014 Year End Grants

Delta Dental of Minnesota Community Benefit and Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation awarded 8 grants totaling $645,000 in 2014 year-end giving to programming that supports Delta Dental of Minnesota’s mission of improving health through oral health. ...
September 29th, 2014

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Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation Awards Grant Recipients

Delta Dental of Minnesota and Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation approved the largest number of grant recipients, totaling $2,472,500 in giving. Awarded grants are intended for statewide reach with particular interest in rural Minnesota areas. Funds are distributed to fulfill the mission of improving the oral health of the people of Minnesota and to improve and advance the science and art of oral health in Minnesota. ...
September 23rd, 2014

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Ann K. Johnson Community Health Spirit Award Recipient, Colleen M. Brickle, Awarded

Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation is proud to announce a leadership award to Colleen M. Brickle RDH, RF, EdD in special recognition of her contributions to improving health in Minnesota. This inaugural award is being made in honor of Ann K. Johnson, former Executive Director of Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation, and Community Affairs Director of Delta Dental of Minnesota. ...
June 19th, 2014

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DDMN Receives Top 100 Workplaces Award

Delta Dental of Minnesota has been named one of the Top 100 Workplaces in Minnesota by the Star Tribune. ...
May 15th, 2014

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Children’s Dental Services Clinic Expansion Dedication

Children’s Dental Services, through the support of Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation, announces the new Children’s Dental Services clinic expansion, in dedication to Dr. John McKay Williams. ...
April 29th, 2014

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Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation Donates $150,000 to Minnesota Mission of Mercy

At the Minnesota Dental Association’s Star of the North meeting last week, the Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation made a $150,000 donation to the Minnesota Dental Foundation (MDF) to help fund Minnesota’s Mission of Mercy (MnMOM) event. This is the third year that this significant monetary contribution has been made, making Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation the Signature Sponsor of the MnMOM event. ...