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Delta Dental's Days of Doing

Michigan Business Beat
October 17, 2017 3:00 PM

Chris Holman speaks with Claire Doroh, Corporate Citizenship Specialist Delta Dental of Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana, to review their employee volunteer days which have been going on this month.
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Delta Dental Foundation, MESSA Launch Program to Replace School Drinking Fountains

Michigan Business Network
September 12, 2017 3:00 PM

Okemos, Michigan — As part of its “Rethink Your Drink campaign,” the Delta Dental Foundation has teamed up with MESSA for the “Water’s Cool at School” program, which will provide new drinking fountains for some Michigan schools.

The program is designed to ensure children drink enough water during the school day and avoid sugar-sweetened beverages. The Delta Dental Foundation and MESSA will commit $100,000 toward replacing and installing new water filling stations to schools across Michigan that apply and are selected for the program.

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More Funding Provided by Delta Dental Foundation for Field Trips to Oral Health Exhibit in Ann Arbor

Michigan Business Network
September 8, 2017 2:00 PM

Okemos, Michigan — Elementary students from across Michigan will experience the wonders of the human mouth and learn about oral health at Delta Dental’s Chew on This! exhibit at the Ann Arbor Hands-On Museum.

The Delta Dental Foundation (DDF) committed $25,000 in field trip grants to pre-K to fourth grade classrooms, allowing about 5,000 students to visit the exhibit. This is the second round of field trip grants for the year and will total the DDF’s overall contribution to $45,000.

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Delta Dental of Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana Donates $75,000 to Help Hurricane Harvey Victims

Michigan Business Network
August 31, 2017 1:00 PM

Delta Dental of Michigan, Ohio, and Indiana has pledged $75,000 to the American Red Cross to provide disaster relief services in communities affected by Hurricane Harvey.

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Delta Dental Foundation Awards $400,000 Grant to Sparrow to Expand Innovative Oral Health Project

Michigan Business Beat
June 30, 2017 5:00 PM

LANSING, MI – The Delta Dental Foundation has awarded Sparrow a $400,000 grant to allow a two-year renewal and expansion of a first-in-the-nation research project that pinpoints how good oral healthcare can improve overall health.

The announcement continues the project first funded by the Delta Dental Foundation in 2015 that provided all Sparrow Hospital Patients with a higher-quality toothbrush, toothpaste with sodium bicarbonate, alcohol-free antiseptic mouthwash, and a suction toothbrush kit for those with difficulty swallowing or spitting.

In these segments Jeffrey Mosher interviews representatives of both Delta Dental of Michigan and Sparrow Health Care System. The four podcasts can be heard clicking the SoundCloud
pack below.

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ITEC welcomes Lori Adams Simon and Lu Battaglieri to Board of Directors

Michigan Business Network
March 31, 2017 1:00 PM

LANSING, MI —  The Information Technology Empowerment Center is pleased to announce the addition of Lori Adams Simon and Lu Battaglieri to its Board of Directors.

“Lori and Lu are strong additions to our Board of Directors,” said Kirk Riley, ITEC executive director. “I feel that they, as well as their respective companies—Sparrow and Delta Dental of Michigan—represent ITEC’s mission and beliefs: to bring educational opportunities to all members of our community.”

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Delta Dental Hosts Big Success for Ronald McDonald Run!

Michigan Business Beat
March 30, 2017 4:00 PM

Jeffrey Mosher welcomes back Executive Director of the Ronald McDonald House of Mid-Michigan Carolyn Hurst and Claire Doroh Corporate Citizenship Specialist of Delta Dental of Michigan for a recap of the 2017 Run for the House.

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Spreading Cheer at Sparrow Children's Center!

Michigan Business Network
March 17, 2017 5:30 PM

MBN's Tony Monge and Michael Steibel had the opportunity to visit Sparrow Hospital Friday March 17th. Ronald McDonald was spreading cheer to the young patients at the Sparrow Children’s Center.

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All about Saturday's Ronald McDonald House's Run for the House in Okemos, MI

Michigan Business Beat
March 17, 2017 10:30 AM

 

The 2017 Run for the House presented by Delta Dental will be held on Delta Dental's campus in Okemos, MI. Delta Dental has been a great venue for our course over the past four years. 

Found below is the interview Jeffrey Mosher had in the days leading up to the event with Carolyn Hurst, Executive Director for the Ronald McDonald House of Mid-Michigan. She discusses the mission of the house, the support of the business community, and all about Saturday March 18th's event.

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03-18-2017: Ronald McDonald House's Run for the House

Michigan Business Network
March 3, 2017 6:00 PM

 

The 2017 Run for the House presented by Delta Dental will be held on Delta Dental's campus in Okemos, MI. Delta Dental has been a great venue for our course over the past four years. Help make a difference for families of seriously ill children.  Your participation in the Run for the House 5K Run/Walk, 10K Run and Kids Run will help the Ronald McDonald House of Mid-Michigan provide a home-away-from-home for those families who have a child being hospitalized or receiving treatment at Lansing-area hospitals and clinics.

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