Global Dental Relief and many of our volunteers have caught the interest of the media. We work to raise awareness of the need for dental care in remote areas. Please browse the following articles to learn more about our mission. Contact our team at (303) 858-8857 or email today to get involved!

Dental Abstracts, May 2021: Experiencing Fulfillment, Empathy, and Gratitude Through Service

The Happier Dentist Podcast, May 2021: Transforming Your Relationship With Dentistry

Dentaltown, May 2020: Do Good

POWER Surges, March 2020: Flying Miles to Deliver Smiles

Prime Time News, March 2020: Finding Meaning Volunteering Overseas

Outlook – The British Columbia Dental Hygiene Association, November 2019: Alumnae Treat Children in Nepal with Global Dental Relief

Delta Dental, September 2019: Living Our Values and Taking Service Global

today’s fda, Sept/Oct 2019: Giving Back with Family, September 2019: Colorado non-profit provides free dental care to children around the world

Fox 31/Channel 2, August 2019: Denver-based nonprofit provides free dental care to kids around the world

CBS Denver, August 2019: Colorado Nonprofit & Volunteers Take Dental Hygiene Around The World

Elephant Journal, June 2019: Traveling with Dentists to Pokhara, Nepal is Unique Voluntourism Opportunity

Northern Wyoming News, June 2019: Volunteering for smiles: Local dentist helps provide global care

Quip and GDR, June 2019: Quip and Global Dental Relief Partner to Help Children Around the Globe

DentalTown, May 2019: Do Good: A World of Good

GDR, April 2019: Brought Together by the Same Cause


Greenville Journal, December 2018: US Dentists Perform Free Life-Changing Dental Procedures On More Than 740 Guatemalan Children In Need During Humanitarian Mission

Cision PR Newswire, November 2018: Local dentist delivers free smiles to
Guatemalan children

K103 Portland, September 2018: Oregon dentist volunteers to deliver dental care to children in developing countries (radio interview)

PDT Magazine, September 2018: Volunteering in a Field Dental Clinic in Cambodia

Real Food Traveler, September 2018: Eating Like a Local in Guatemala

Herald, September 2018: Goan dentist participates in humanitarian project in Leh, Ladakh, August 2018: All Smiles with Global Dental Relief, June 2018: Ancaster’s Meadowlands Dental team travels to Cambodia

Boomer Cafe, May 2018: A baby boomer’s adventure and service in Nepal

CU Dental Magazine, 2018: Fulfilling a Lifelong Passion

Maxwell Airforce Base, January 2018: Restoring Smiles Abroad

Dental Economics, January 16, 2018: Finding meaning in retirement through volunteering overseas

UTHealth, December 21, 2017: Katy dentists donate their services to Global Dental Relief, November 2017:Onancock retiree finds meaning in volunteering at Cambodia dental clinic

Dentistry iQ, October 10, 2017: Global Dental Relief: Changing lives as a dental hygiene volunteer

Colorado Dental Association, September 8, 2017: Faces of the CDA: Dr. Liliane Brantes and Dr. Peter Vanicek

Keystone Explorer: The Official Publication of the Pennsylvania Academy of General Dentistry, Fall 2017:Dynamic Duo Provide Dental Care for Children Across the Globe – pg 15

The University of Tampa, August 17, 2017: Future Dentist Finds Purpose, Motivation in Summer Experience in Kenya

Regis Jesuit High School Connections, July 7, 2017: Recent Regis Jesuit High School Graduate on Pre-Dental Path, May 22, 2017: Global Dental Relief, Confadent agree on providing pediatric fluoride treatments

The Bulletin: The Official Publication of the Dental Society of Western Pennsylvania, July/August 2017: Dynamic Duo Provide Much Needed Dental Care for Children Across the Globe

Colorado Springs Living Well Magazine, Summer 2017: Three Generations Volunteer (pg 38-39)

Pediatric Dentistry Today, May 2016: Making a Difference in the World

Arches Magazine, Spring 2016: Smiles Across Borders

The Progressive Orthodontist, Quarter 1 2016:  SmileCareClub: Where Are They Now? (p 28)

The Baltimore Sun, December 10, 2015: Howard father and daughter help fill dental needs in Guatemalan village

The Journal of the California Dentistry Association, December 2015: International Volunteer Dentistry: A Basic Primer (p 37)

University of Denver Magazine, October 5, 2015: Alums combine talents at Denver-based dental nonprofit

MMDS Articulator, Summer 2015: Mission Story: Global Dental Relief – Colorado dentists working in volunteer teams to bring top-notch care to children around the world 

DentistryIQ, June 16, 2015: Global Dental Relief Relies on RDHs to Deliver Care for International Charity

The Dental Assistant, May/June 2015:  Global Dental Relief Makes a Difference in Children’s Lives

Pediatric Dentistry, May 2015: Travel with a Purpose: Serving Children in Cambodia

Colorado Expression, April/May 2015: Volunteers with this International Dental Nonprofit Save the World One Smile at a Time

Colorado Dental Hygienists’ Association Newsletter, August 2014: Colorado Hygienists Volunteer Around The World Wtih Global Dental Relief

Maine Dental Association News Journal, May 2014: Riverview Dental Associates of Auburn, ME, participate in GDR Cambodia clinic. (p 8)

Boulder Daily Camera, May 4, 2014:  Louisville, CO couple spend vacation making Cambodian youth smile, January 8, 2014: Of Cavities, Love and Paradise in India

California Society of Pediatric Dentistry Bulletin, Fall 2013: Tooth Travels to Faraway Places, Mark Lisagor, DDS (p 21)

AARP Colorado Bulletin, November 2013: Check out this opportunity with Global Dental Relief

ADA News, November 4, 2013: Provide dental care to children in need: Global Dental Relief holiday cards help kids worldwide

Dentaltown, April 2013: Global Dental Volunteers Serve Children – Just Back from Kenya

Arhaus Furniture Catalog, February 2013: Catalog promotion of Global Dental Relief

Rocky Mountain PBS, December 19, 2012: WorldDenver Talks interviews GDR’s Laurie Mathews – Part 2

Rocky Mountain PBS, December 19, 2012: WorldDenver Talks interviews GDR’s Laurie Mathews – Part 1

ADA News, November 5, 2012: Give the Gift of Dental Care

Summit Daily News, July 26, 2012: Helping Hands: Local Dentists help out in Impoverished Countries

Arhaus Furniture Catalog, 2012: A week in the work of Global Dental Relief 

Denver Post, August 15, 2010: Honor Tom Grams’ work: volunteer

Boulder Daily Camera, December 19, 2009: Healing Nepal: Volunteer Dental Pros bring smiles to developing world