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1. How do I identify children for my Give Kids A Smile® (GKAS) event?
2. What if I want to participate, but the first Friday in February does not work out for me?
3. What liability and risk management considerations should be contemplated for a GKAS program?
4. May I use the GKAS logo?
5. Whom do I contact if I want to participate with a GKAS program in my state?
6. How can the public find out about programs in their state?
7. What are the sign-up dates for requesting products?
8. When will I know the quantity and type of products? When will the product be confirmed/denied?
9. When can I expect shipment of products?
10. Whom do I contact if I do not receive my free products by the week of January 20, 2014?
11. I missed the November 8, 2013 deadline for requesting free products. Can I still get them?
12. I'm in a foreign country; can I participate and receive free products?
13. Additional Questions

1. How do I identify children for my Give Kids A Smile® GKAS event?    
Please go to the GKAS Program Planning Toolbox.

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2. What if I want to participate, but the first Friday in February does not work out for me?
You may select another date. The ADA celebrates the program nationally on the first Friday of every February. You are welcome to schedule your program on a date that works best for you.

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3. What liability and risk management considerations should be contemplated for a GKAS program?
Please go to the GKAS Program Planning Toolbox.

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4. May I use the GKAS logo?
The Give Kids A Smile logo is readily available to dental societies for their use in promoting local events. If you are a dental society staffer, go to the Dental Society Resources page.

If you are serving as a chairperson of a local event and need the GKAS logo for a banner, handout or mailing that promotes the Give Kids A Smile event, please complete the request form below and e-mail it to gkas@ada.org. We will review and respond to your request as quickly as possible. 

GKAS Logo and Word Mark Terms of Use (DOC)

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5. Whom do I contact if I want to participate with a GKAS program in my state?
Please contact your State or Local Dental Society. Contact information can be found on the Find Care page.

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6. How can the public find out about programs in their state?
They can contact their local dental society and/or state dental society or visit the Find Care section of this website.

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7. What are the sign-up dates for requesting products?
Product requests will be taken from October 1–November 8, 2013. Go to the Sponsors and Products page to learn more about products available.

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8. When will I know the quantity and type of products I will receive? When will the product be confirmed/denied?
A list of product recipients will be posted December 6, 2013. Please check the list on the Sponsors and Products.

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9. When can I expect shipment of products?
You should receive products by the week of January 20, 2014.

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10. Whom do I contact if I do not receive my free products by the week of January 20, 2014?
E-mail us at gkas@ada.org.

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11. I missed the November 8, 2013 deadline for requesting free products. Can I still get them?
November 8 is the deadline for requesting free product kits for Give Kids A Smile. This cutoff is necessary due to shipping requirements. We hope you will be among the first next year to submit your request for free products from our sponsors.

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12. I'm in a foreign country; can I participate and receive free products?
You may participate; however, you will not be able to receive products from our corporate sponsors. Product can onlly be shipped within the U.S.

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13. Additional Questions
Please direct any questions you may still have to gkas@ada.org.

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