Who We Are

Children’s Dental Foundation, Inc. (CDF) is a 501(c)(3) non-for-profit organization comprised of a network of pediatric dental professionals, specialists, educators, dental clinics and health centers, devoted to eliminating pediatric dental disease through education, raising awareness of this preventable disease, and providing oral health care services. Through a tremendous amount of resources provided by corporate and private financial donations, CDF can change the lives of millions of children throughout the United States and abroad. Children’s Dental Foundation, Inc. (CDF) is a 501(c)(3) non-for-profit organization dedicated to raising awareness of the number one chronic childhood illness: pediatric dental disease, facilitating delivery of comprehensive pediatric oral health services, and eliminating this preventable disease from future generations.

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Our Mission

Children’s Dental Foundation, Inc. (CDF) is a 501(c)(3) non-for-profit organization is an association of dental and medical professionals committed to assuring access to specialist-quality dental services for all children, especially those whose parents cannot afford it.

Our Services

Children’s’ Dental Foundation Inc. provides access to a variety of services including preventive dentistry using sealants, restorative dentistry, and comprehensive rehabilitation using general anesthesia for children with severe forms of Early Childhood Caries. In addition to the direct services CDF provides, the foundation hopes to instill in each of its patients good dental habits and assist them in achieving overall dental health.

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What is Dental Disease?

This epidemic, and number one chronic childhood illness, is a serious public dental crisis in our country affecting millions of children. It causes pain so severe that many children have problems eating, sleeping, and learning. The Surgeon General of the United States has declared pediatric dental disease a “silent epidemic” and it is more common in underprivileged children. Pediatric dental disease increases health care insurance premiums and medical costs for everyone,

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