Wise MOM Project


Wise MOM Project

 

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Wise MOM 2019 returns to the UVA-Wise Convocation Center 

Providing all dental care at Wise County Health Fair for the past 20 YEARS!

Join the MOM Team! Register today.

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The University of Virginia’s College at Wise (Convocation Center)

The Mission of Mercy project will be returning to Wise County for the 20th mission. The MOM pilot project was held in Wise County in 2000. Since that time, 22,564 Southwest Virginia area patients have received free dental care valued at $19 million.

There is a profound need for access to affordable dental services in Southwest Virginia. Wise MOM is a 2-day dental clinic conducted each year in July to provide free dental services including cleanings, fillings, oral surgery, x-rays and dentures (prescreened individuals only for dentures).

Wise MOM is made possible by partnerships with the Virginia Dental Association, VCU School of Dentistry and Dental Hygiene, Virginia Health Care Foundation and a host of other sponsors.

Wise MOM MOVED in 2018 and is Returning to UVA College Wise in 2019!

Contact Information

Barbara Rollins, Director of Logistics, MOM
804-620-4032
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Partners

Virginia Dental Association

VCU School of Dentistry and Dental Hygiene

Virginia Department of Health

Henry Schein, Inc.

Henry Schein Cares

Benco Dental Supply

DentaQuest

DentaQuest Foundation

Virginia Health Care Foundation

Southern Gray Dental Lab

United Concordia Dental

Northrop Grumman

VA Area Health Education Centers

VA Dental Hygienists Association

Virginia Dental Assistants Association

Commonwealth Dental Hygienists Society

Kool Smiles/Benevis

Patient Information

In 2019, the Wise Mission of Mercy Project will be held Friday, July 12th and  Saturday July 13th at The University of Virginia’s College at Wise (Convocation Center), 1 College Avenue, Wise, VA  24293.

Adults and children will be seen for free dental care on a first-come first-serve basis. Please come prepared to wait in long lines. Clinic hours are 7am – 5pm Friday and Saturday.

Volunteer Information

Volunteer registration is currently open. Help is needed in all areas. Your support is greatly appreciated!

Hotel Information for out of town volunteers:

Best Western (Wise) ....(276) 328-3500
Atria Inn & Suites (Norton)....(276) 679-7000
Holiday Inn (Norton)....(276)-679-6655
Inn at Wise (Wise).... (276) 321-7600
Days Inn (Norton) ....(276) 679-5340
Super 8 (Norton) ....(276) 679-0893
Comfort Inn (Big Stone Gap) ....(276) 523-5911
Country Inn (Big Stone Gap) ....(276) 523-0374

Wish to make a donation?
Make check payable to "VDA Foundation" and note "MOM Project" on the memo line.
Mail donations to:
VDA Foundation
Attn: MOM
3460 Mayland Court, Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Thank you!!

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