Posts Tagged: Philanthropy



March 21st, 2018
Grantee Spotlight: Special Olympics Minnesota

Special Olympics Minnesota is a nonprofit organization that offers sports training and competition for children and adults with intellectual disabilities. The organization offers 17 Olympic-style sports; 90 state, region and area-level competitions; leadership programs; and health initiatives to more than 8,100 participants annually. For 17 years, Delta Dental of Minnesota has supported this wonderful organization,… Read more »

February 21st, 2018
Grantee Spotlight: Children’s Dental Health Services

Since 2007, Delta Dental of Minnesota has given more than $100,000 to Children’s Dental Health Services (CDHS), a nonprofit organization providing preventative dental services to underserved, underinsured and uninsured children in Southeast Minnesota. Since it was established in 2005, CDHS has expanded to provide care at over 50 sites in five counties. CDHS primarily uses… Read more »

January 21st, 2018
Grantee Spotlight: Community Dental Care

Since 2011, Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation has awarded over $1.4 million to Community Dental Care – a nonprofit organization which primarily serves the low-income population in their service areas of Saint Paul, Maplewood, Robbinsdale and Rochester. Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation recently awarded a $1 million grant to Community Dental Care to support the… Read more »

September 4th, 2017
Smiles@School returns for Minnesota’s first- and second-graders!

For most of Minnesota’s schoolchildren, today means a return to textbooks, pencils and gym class after a sunny – and too short – summer reprieve. And just like many of these children’s parents, Delta Dental of Minnesota is thrilled to welcome them back to school! We are proud to announce that, following last year’s successful… Read more »

June 1st, 2017
Grantee Spotlight: Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery

Since 2008, Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation has invested more than $100,000 to support the Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery, an organization that shelters more than 2,200 children at risk for abuse and neglect every year. When it opened in the early 1980s, Greater Minneapolis Crisis Nursery (GMCN) was the first crisis nursery in Minnesota. Today,… Read more »

March 2nd, 2016
New Clinic Funded by Delta Dental will Increase Patient Access to Oral Health Care by 60%!

We have exciting news to announce! Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation Grants $4.6 Million for New Dental Clinic at Hennepin County Medical Center! The Hennepin County Board of Commissioners approved an agreement between the Delta Dental of Minnesota Foundation and the Hennepin Healthcare System to create a new dental clinic funded by a $4.6 million grant… Read more »