Lisa Sasevich is a very special sponsor of Global Dental Relief, bringing critical dental care to children.

Lisa is an Inc. 500 CEO and a Sales and Marketing mentor to entrepreneurs. She brings her message to thousands of people around the world, and has twice featured GDR at her Speak-to-Sell Training Seminar, leading participants in a fundraising effort that donates to GDR at the Platinum level.


In 2015, Lisa took her support the next level, making her donation an annual event! Lisa is the niece of veteran Trip Leader Mark Lisagor who leads GDR trips to Nepal and India. Thanks, Mark, for catalyzing this wonderful partnership!

In 2014 Lisa and her son journeyed to Cambodia on a GDR trip led by Bic Aki, DDS and Wes Takahashi and joined by GDR Director Laurie Mathews. Lisa S2Volunteers included 6 dentists and 11 non-dental volunteers who transformed into an enthused, hard working and very fun team.

During the clinic Lisa taught toothbrushing, managed the line of patients and did her favorite job — chairside asissting with everything from intake to oral surgery, all while taking special care of each child in the dental chair.

Lisa left us with the gift of her story of the Cambodia clinic. Thanks to Michael Maher for his Group photo 2exceptional footage, and to Annie Eastman for crafting a beautiful video. Deepest thanks to Lisa for her huge heart, her strong connection with the children of Cambodia, and her friendship.

ENJOY THE VIDEO!

Volunteering Worlds Away

Posted on May 24, 2019. How do you end up closer to home when you’re volunteering thousands of miles away? We had just arrived at the hotel in Guatemala. I was gearing up to run a seven-chair dental clinic with 18 volunteers. I glanced over at the new volunteers just... Read more »

Eat Like a Local in Guatemala!

Posted on May 9, 2019. Check out the article, “Eating like a local in Guatemala!” to hear about one of the many reasons you should join Global Dental Relief in Guatemala this summer! You can find the full article by clicking here. Are you a dentist or hygienist? Have you... Read more »

Destination Guatemala!

Posted on April 30, 2019. Global Dental Relief board member and long-time friend of the organization, Caroline Hagadorn, reflects on her experience in Guatemala. Front Porch, a Denver based newspaper, recently featured her story. Caroline and her family spent a month living, exploring and adventuring in Guatemala. During their time,... Read more »

Community Service and Travel – the Buddy System

Posted on April 11, 2019. I am an eager and avid traveler. Well, it’s more accurate to say eager than avid as I have travelled some, but not a lot. But I am hungry to travel more, especially now that I have retired. At the same time, there are times... Read more »

Laos

Posted on March 28, 2019. Laos means the land of a million elephants. Many travelers visit to see elephants, and we were no different. After working hard to provide complete dental care to 960 kids over six days in Cambodia, we flew to the ancient royal city of Luang Prabang... Read more »