Kids Smiles brings dental care to children in need to schools in Wards 7 and 8.The program offers X-rays, exams, cleanings and more. Through additional funding from Tom’s of Maine’s Dental Health for All Program, the non-profit has been able to double the number of children served. Kids Smiles visisted Anne Beers Elementary School in Southeast D.C. every Tuesday and Thursday for three weeks and provided dental screenings to more than 119 students.
(L to R): Anne Beers Elementary School students Jamie Merkerson, Terrell Grogan, Ayanna Hyatte and Jayla Hines with Principal Gwendolyn Payton, right, wait for their appointment with Anderson (sitting). Kids Smile Inc./Kids Smile Inc. Buy Photo