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Record number of children receive free dental care

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The annual "Give Kids a Smile" program was again held statewide in February.

A record 6,069 kids were provided free dental care from 203 dental clinics in Minnesota.


The 3,060 professional dental volunteers, including 538 dentists, provided exams, cleanings, education and treatment. In its eighth year, Give Kids A Smile has provided more than $11 million in free dental care to kids in need.

The program is sponsored by the Minnesota Dental Association.

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