Appendix A – Funding Sources of Oral Health Programs

Organized into national-, regional-, state-, and local-level funders, the entities listed below have served as past or current funding sources for existing oral health programs.

National Funders

The American Dental Hygienists’ Association Institute for Oral Health
CVS Charitable Trust
DentaQuest Foundation
Delta Dental Foundation
The Dental Trade Alliance Foundation
The Ford Foundation
The William Randolph Hearst Foundation
The Henry Schein Cares Foundation
The Highmark Foundation
Microsoft Corporation
The National Rural Funders Collaborative
The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
The Ronald McDonald House Charities
The Sunshine Lady Foundation
The Sunstar Foundation
United Way
Wheat Ridge Ministries
The W.K. Kellogg Foundation

Regional Funders

Adventist-Laymen’s Services and Industries: Pacific Union Chapter
Baptist Hospitals and Health Systems (BHHS) Legacy Foundation (AZ, NV, and CA)
Central New York Community Foundation
The Claude Worthington Benedum Foundation
The Duke Endowment (NC and SC)
The Foundation for Seacoast Health
The Hyde and Watson Foundation
The M. J. Murdock Charitable Trust
Price Chopper’s Golub Foundation (NY, MA, VT, PA, CT, and NH)
The Raymond J. and Mary C. Reisert Foundation
Tufts Health Plan Foundation (MA and RI)

State Funders

The Anschutz Family Foundation (CO)
The Blue Cross Blue Shield of Massachusetts Foundation (MA)
The California Dental Association Foundation (CA)
The Cannon Foundation (NC)
Cogswell Benevolent Trust (NH)
The Healthcare Foundation of New Jersey (NJ)
The Healthy Alaska Natives Foundation (AK)
The Healthier Minnesota Community Clinic Fund (MN)
John T. Vucurevich Foundation (SD)
The Kate B. Reynolds Charitable Trust (NC)
The New Hampshire Charitable Foundation (NH)
North Carolina Dental Society (NC)
The Michigan Dental Association Foundation (MI)
The Rasmuson Foundation (AK)
The Robert W. Woodruff Foundation (GA)
Sarkeys Foundation (OK)
The Sunflower Foundation (KS)
Virginia Dental Association Foundation (VA)
Virginia Health Care Foundation (VA)
Wisconsin Dental Association (WI)

Local Funders

The Abington Foundation (Cuyahoga County, OH)
The Battle Creek Community Foundation (Battle Creek, MI)
The Board of Visitors (Phoenix, AZ)
Cone Health Foundation (Greensboro, NC)
The Fan Fox and Leslie R. Samuels Foundation (New York, NY)
The Greater Kanawha Way Foundation (multiple counties in VA)
The Mt. Sinai Health Care Foundation (Cleveland, OH)
Oklahoma City Community Foundation (Oklahoma City, OK)
Piedmont Triad Regional Council Area Agency on Aging (Central NC)
The Sisters of Charity Foundation of Cleveland (Cleveland, OH)
The Thatcher Family Fund (Cleveland, OH)
Topeka Community Foundation (Topeka, KS)
WellMed Charitable Foundation (San Antonio, TX)
The West Central Initiative (multiple counties in MN)
The Zarrow Family Foundations (Tulsa, OK)