TeleVox, a Platinum Partner of the Smile for a Lifetime Foundation, helps expand the reach of the S4L program by sharing S4L's mission with young people in need of orthodontia and potential providers. TeleVox provides expertise in online marketing, for S4L, by designing and hosting the S4L website as well as delivering e-newsletters and announcements to a large number of orthodontists across the country. Look for the TeleVox Orthodontic Scholarship Spotlight in every issue of the S4L newsletter!
Ormco, also a S4L Platinum Sponsor and leading manufacturer of innovative orthodontic appliances and supplies, is proud to partner with Smile for a Lifetime. As part of the exclusive arrangement, Ormco donates state-of-the-art appliances to all participating orthodontists towards the treatment of underprivileged children. Appliances include the Damon® System, a combination of tie-less braces and high-tech memory archwires that help clinicians treat patients quickly and comfortably. In addition, doctors will also have access to the Simpli5™ express aligner system through Ormco's AOA Orthodontic Laboratory, which manufactures customized appliances and clear aligners.
The National Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA) provide internal referrals for our chapters across North America assisting in the recruitment of young people in need of orthodontic services. The mission of BGCA is “to enable all young people, especially those who need us most, to reach their full potential as productive, caring, responsible citizens”. A Boys & Girls Clubs provide a safe place to learn and grow, ongoing relationships with caring adult professionals, life-enhancing programs and character development experiences, hope and opportunity.