Volunteers needed for 2017 Mission of Mercy in Pennsylvania
February 10, 2017
. — Organizers of a June Mission of Mercy in Pennsylvania are looking for volunteers to donate their time and talent for the two-day charitable dental event.
The MOM-n-PA will be held June 16-17 at Gannon University in Erie and registration begins March 1. Volunteers are also needed on June 15 for setting up.
Both clinical and nonclinical volunteers are needed.
The MOM-n-PA statewide mission is to provide dental treatment and education at no cost to underserved patients. University of Pittsburgh Medical Center Health Plan is a premier sponsor of the 2017 MOM-n-PA.
In 2016, MOM-n-PA treated 947 patients. More than 1,008 volunteered and provided 3,957 treatments, worth $841,959 in care.
Out-of-state dentists without a Pennsylvania license can participate with a Temporary Volunteer License. Click on this link
to download an application. After dentists receive their license, they can fax a copy to 1-610-296-3918. It may take up to 60 days to receive a license.
More information can be found at mom-n-pa.com.