Westminster Smile Project

  Darrel’s income and lack of dental coverage made him a candidate for the CSP program. Although he is a veteran, having served in the Air Force for over 20 years, and has access to dentists through the Veterans Administration (VA), he readily admits they make him nervous. “The VA is improving its quality of [...]

Mission Viejo Smile Project

Nicole was devastated to learn that she had a brain tumor at the age of 33. Determined to fight the disease, she consulted her doctors about beginning chemotherapy, only to learn that she needed $10,000 worth of dental work done before she could undergo treatment. Upon hearing this news Nicole began losing hope. The Mission [...]

Westminster Smile Project

The building where the Irvine Business Support, CBO and Contact Center for Smile Brands Inc. are located has security officers, called “lobby ambassadors,” to maintain a safe and secure workplace for tenants. Among the ambassadors’ responsibilities are welcoming employees and visitors upon arrival and bidding them farewell at the end of the workday. Fabiola Alcantar, [...]

Fresno Smile Project

Dr. Leng Haong, a member of our SEAL Team Three which conducted a dental mission trip to Ghana in 2012 , recently helped change one man’s life in the Fresno area. Alex G. first came to Dr. Haong’s office needing to get clearance to undergo a liver transplant. Unfortunately, Alex had an abscessed tooth and needed [...]

Mission Viejo Smile Project

The Bright Now!® Dental office in Mission Viejo, California, recently selected a young man named Joseph as their first patient for their Community Smile Project. Joseph has severe dental issues that have been causing him tremendous pain for years. He hasn’t been able to afford the much needed dental procedures, having to provide most of [...]

Costa Mesa Smile Project

“It’s good to see people helping the community, since some of the most basic necessities, such as dental and vision care, are also are some of the most expensive in this country,” said Miriam Maltes. “I also appreciate the professionals who are providing this type of help for people in need.” Dr. Thomas Emeterio, a member [...]

Anaheim Smile Project

On Saturday Nov. 10th, 2012 SFEF volunteers and providers joined forces with Mariners Church, Christian Arabic Church and Lestontaic offering free dental work. The 13+ dentist (6 from SBI) saw about 120 patients starting at 9am-4pm. Note: Some patient’s waited in line as early as 6am. Dental pre-screening took place by our company’s (Anaheim) lead DDS, Dr. Jose Cardenas. [...]