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Delta Dental of Arkansas Foundation Accepting Applications for Community Grants Program

18-Aug-2017

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – The Delta Dental of Arkansas Foundation is now accepting applications for Community Grants of up to $30,000 to help improve the oral health of Arkansans. The Community Gra..

Delta Dental of Arkansas Named Among 2017 Best Places to Work in Arkansas

09-Aug-2017

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. – Delta Dental of Arkansas, the largest provider of dental benefits in the state, has again been named one of the Best Places to Work in Arkansas. The fifth annual program, ..

Delta Dental Gives $150,000 for UAMS 12th Street Health and Wellness Center

07-Sep-2016

LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - The Delta Dental of Arkansas Foundation presented a $150,000 check Aug. 31 to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) 12th Street Health and Wellness Center ..

Nearly $1 million dollars of free dental services provided to Arkansans

26-May-2016

MONTICELLO, Arkansas – 1,458 people from Arkansas and surrounding states received $ 938,060 in free dental services at this year’s Arkansas Mission of Mercy (ArMOM) event. The free two day dental ..

Donations Bring Brighter Smiles to Little Rock Children

29-Apr-2016

LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Parents in the Little Rock School District can smile brighter knowing their children’s dental health is secure. The Future Smiles Dental Clinic (http://schools.lr..

Delta Dental of Arkansas Foundation Awards $30,000 Grant to Establish New Dental Residency Program

05-Apr-2016

LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas – The Delta Dental Foundation of Arkansas presented a $30,000 grant to establish a pediatric dental residency rotation in partnership with The University of Tennessee Health ..

Delta Dental Awards Grant To 12th Street Center

11-Mar-2016

LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Delta Dental of Arkansas Foundation recently presented a $30,000 grant to the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) 12th Street Health & Wellness Center to..

New Poll: Tooth Fairy Giving is Down in 2016

04-Mar-2016

LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Parents and children, take note! Tooth Fairy giving has taken a nosedive. According to the Original Tooth Fairy Poll (http://www.theoriginaltoothfairypoll.com/) sponsored b..

Delta Dental of Arkansas Takes Twitter by Storm for National Children’s Dental Health Month

08-Feb-2016

LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - Join Delta Dental of Arkansas along with Delta Dental of Michigan, Delta Dental of Ohio and Delta Dental of Indiana on Wednesday, February 10th, as we tweet in celebration ..

Celebrating Healthy Smiles During National Children’s Dental Health Month

02-Feb-2016

LITTLE ROCK, Arkansas - February is National Children’s Dental Health Month (NCDHM) and Delta Dental of Arkansas will travel across the state to support local oral health programs and stress the i..

UAMS Names Oral Health Clinic for Delta Dental in Recognition of $2 Mil Gift for Expanding Dental

11-Jul-2014

The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences (UAMS) today unveiled a new name for its oral health clinic — the Delta Dental of Arkansas Foundation Oral Health Clinic — in celebration of..

Delta Dental of Arkansas Foundation Awards its 2014 Open Heart Award to Dr. James Burgess

14-Apr-2014

The Delta Dental of Arkansas Foundation awarded its Open Heart Award to Dr. James A. Burgess of Greenwood, Ark., at the Arkansas State Dental Association Annual Meeting held April 11, 2014, at the..

Average Tooth Fairy Gift Hits Record High in 2013

27-Feb-2014

The going rate for lost baby teeth had major gains in 2013. In fact, according to Delta Dental’s The Original Tooth Fairy Poll®,climbed to $3.50 last year, up from $2.42 in 2012. This 44..

Delta Dental of Arkansas Receives Arkansas Business of the Year Award

27-Feb-2014

Delta Dental of Arkansas received the Arkansas Business of the Year Award during an awards ceremony held by Arkansas Business Publishing Group on February 25, 2014. Delta Dental won the award for ..

The Tooth Fairy Placed Higher Value on Teeth in 2013

27-Feb-2014

The Tooth Fairy was a lot more generous in 2013 than the year before, with the going rate for a lost baby tooth rising more than 44 percent from 2012 levels. The average gift for a los..

Delta Dental Offers Alternative Approach to Resolutions

27-Jan-2014

Failure to keep New Year’s resolutions is so commonplace these days that it has become an easy punch line for many derisive jokes. Studies have found only eight percent of people actually ke..