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DDDS Volunteer Opportunities 2019

Getting involved in our local society is a great way to network and give back to your profession. The current opportunities are available at the Detroit District Dental Society. 
  • Delegate at the 2019 House of Delegates - contact the office at 313.337.4900 to volunteer to be a delegate or alternate.  Dates are May 2nd and May 4th, 2019 - Detroit Cobo Hall.
  • Detroit Dental Review - volunteer to work logistics at the event November 9, 2018
  • Scientific Education Committee - meets to plan educational speakers for Detroit Dental Review
  • Social Media Team DDDS
  • Branch Officer - assist with meetings, publications, programs
  • Board Member at Large
Want more information > email or call 313.337.4900.
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Detroit Lions Team Smile Event Committee needs volunteers for Fall 2019

Exact date to be announced Fall 2019

TeamSmile and the Detroit Lions are teaming up to provide underserved children from Detroit Elementary schools with free oral health care and a one of a kind football experience! Please join your community and volunteer to give back in a fun and unique way! The Detroit District Dental Society is working on this program and encourages you to get involved. The event needs dentists, dental hygienists and dental assistants. We need a few people to serve on this task force committee to help coordinate this worthwhile event.  More information and register to volunteer contact Marcy Dwyer, DDDS Executive Director at 313.337.4900 or

Malta Medical and Dental Clinic

Volunteer Opportunities Open All Year

Malta Medical and Dental Clinic Detroit
The Malta Medical and Dental Clinic was started in 2007 to care for those without insurance in the Detroit area. We have provided more than 11,000 patients visits since the inception. One fourth of the  patients seen in the clinic are homeless or in a shelter. and we see senior citizens who can not afford to pay for their medication, housing and dental care.These are people who are outside of the health care system.
Our goal is to address their immediate needs and help increase their self-esteem with dentures or partials and to enable the patient to achieve employment.All the care is provided by volunteer dentists, hygienists, UDM dental students, WC3 hygienie students.
If you would like to volunteer to change someone's life, from 9 am -1 pm  on your day off, please contact Nancy Harmon RDH, Dental Director 313-942-5957 or
Come by for a visit, 4800 Grand River Ave, Detroit 482008.
Malta Medicaland Dental Clinic

Health Fair at Thy Kingdom Come Church (Detroit)

April 13, 2019 from 9:00am - 1:00pm

This event is looking for dentist volunteers to help with dental screenings.  Traci Dantzler, DDS is a volunteer who is coordinating the dental health screenings.  If you are interest please fill out this form and Dr. Dantzler will be in touch. The church is located at 24454 Grand River Avenue; Detroit, MI, 48219. Dr. Dantzler has a few volunteers and is looking for two more dentists, along with auxiliary team members to help pass out toothbrushes, toothpaste, dental floss, and informational brochures.

Volunteer April 13, 2019 Health Fair

MOM 2020 is announced  for Flint, MI

The MDA Foundation Board of Directors approved moving forward with a 2020 Michigan Mission of Mercy, this time in Flint. Genesee District Dental Society will be the host.  More information will be coming out and how to volunteer.  Dates have not yet been announced. 

MOM 2018 was held in Grand Rapids, MI
The 2018 MDA Foundation Mission of Mercy (MOM) was held at Calvin College in Grand Rapids May 31-June 3, and volunteer registration is now open. Consider contributing your talents to help individuals in need at this high-profile access event. You can volunteer on the Foundation website — or if you can’t volunteer, consider making a donation. Either way, your help is appreciated!

MDA has volunteer opportunities

Interest in volunteering for the Michigan Dental Association.  Visit their website to learn more about MDA Volunteering.