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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. 
  • Detroit Dental Review Planning Committee- volunteer to work logistics at the event November 15, 2019
  • 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
  • Detroit District Dental Society Newsletter Editor
  • Detroit District Dental Society Officer to serve on the DDDS Board
  • Detroit District Dental Society Community Outreach to help coordinate volunteer community events
Want more information > email or call 313.337.4900.
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Detroit Lions Team Smile Event Committee needs volunteers for Fall 2019

Date announced October 18, 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

TeamSmile is partnering with the Detroit Lions! Mark your calendar for October 18th. We will once again be taking over Ford Field to provide a full day of free dental and preventative care to the children of Detroit.

Below is a link to register for the 2019 program. Please share this email with any friends or colleagues that may be interested in participating. 

For more information, visit the program page or email questions to  

Thank you for your dedication to service in your community. We look forward to seeing you in October!

More details about the event will be sent out closer to the program date.


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

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 are May 28 - 31, 2020.   

You can volunteer on the Foundation website — or if you can’t volunteer, consider making a donation. Either way, your help is appreciated!  Plan to get involved in this great event!

MDA has volunteer opportunities

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