Our Supporters

Smiles Foundation is eternally grateful to the invaluable support of the companies, organizations and individuals who make it possible for us to carry on with our mission and goal of bringing happy and healthy smiles to the needy Dominican children. Together we are making the difference!

Henry Schein Canada Henry Schein is a worldwide distributor of medical and dental supplies including vaccines, pharmaceutical products, financial services, and equipment. It is a company with a big heart and great social responsibility awareness. Henry Schein Canada has been our most important and generous supporter of dental materials and supplies for over 30 years. With the help of their invaluable collaboration and support, dozens of skids filled with dental donations get shipped several times per year to the Dominican Republic. Those donations are used to treat poor children free of charge in our ten permanent and five mobile clinics. Thank you, Henry Schein, for bringing millions of smiles to the faces of the most needy!

Henry Schein Cares Foundation has so kindly selected Smiles Foundation USA through their the Social Responsibility Department to receive the donations fro the Global Product Donation Program. We are so very thankful for Henry Schein Cares and their instrumental role in our ability to serve millions of children.

Ontario Trillium Foundation The Ontario Trillium Foundation (OTF) is an agency of the Government of Ontario, and one of Canada's most generous granting foundations. Every year they award grants to programs supporting the edification of stronger and healthier communities across Ontario. Currently, thanks to the generous support of the Ontario Trillium Foundation, Smiles Foundation is providing free Dance classes in selected public schools of York Region. We are getting amazing results in engaging over 1,500 children from 6 to 12 years of age in the artistic world of Dance, in less than a year. Smiles In Action is our Canadian based programs in healthy active lifestyle and health education for children ages 6 to 12, through the Seed Grant Stream 2018/2019. With the assistance of the Ontario Trillium Foundation, Smiles In Action is well on our way to helping make York Region children healthier and happier, allowing them to take part in artistically inclined sports.

Tippets World provides warehousing, packing and loading for our donations in kind.

Rotary Club of Willowdale has been our loyal supporter from the very beinning. Two vehicles and three moblile clinics were donated by this club. Several members of the Willowdale Rotary Club became personal supporters of Smiles Foundation through the years.

The De Boer Foundation is one of our first supporters, who introduced us to the Willowdale Rotary Club. Late John DeBoer was one of the founding members who attended an openning ceremony of each of our clinics. John has sponsored several shippments, donated generators, provided wrehousing, pick up services and packing for all in kind donations received in Canada for more then 20 years. One of the mobile clinics in the Dominican Republic carries his name. Today The DeBoer Foundation continues its generous support in John's memory.

Improve Canada is Canada's largest home improvement mall, proud sponsor of our new Canadian program "Smiles in Action".

Zakat Foundation of America Zakat Foundation of America is unique among humanitarian organizations in advancing zakat as a vehicle for social change. The third pillar of Islam, zakat is an obligatory claim on the wealth of the affluent to empower the indigent. ZF channels this egalitarian spirit of zakat into a global vision of social development that transcends national boundaries, and stands as the foremost authority on interpreting zakat as a factor for positive change. Zakat Foundation of America has been a generous partner of Smiles Foundation by cooperating with us in running English and Computer courses in Dominican Republic.

Alpha Omega Foundation of Canada Alpha Omega Foundation of Canada has a long history of dedication to the ideals of high ethical standards and high levels of professionalism. Included in these ideals is recognition that what makes a well-rounded professional is devotion to others through giving back to the world. In response to the wonderful lives we are privileged to lead, a consummate professional donates time and money to causes that improve the world as we know it. Their support of our dental programs in Dominican Republic has allowed our team to reach the farthest corners of the country, with portable dental chairs.

Canadore College Canadore College faculty members, staff, students and partnes have assisted in developing many programs, with the goal of supporting the social enterprise projects Smiles Foundation is developing in Dominican Republic.

Jackman Foundation Established in 1964 by Henry (Harry) R. Jackman, the Jackman Foundation assists organizations to answer the needs of Canadian society.

Nuestros Patrocinadores

La Fundaci�n SONRISAS est� eternamente agradecida por el apoyo invaluable de las compa��as, organizaciones y personas que han hecho posible nuestra misi�n y nuestro prop�sito de llevar las sonrisas m�s lindas y saludables a los ni�os necesitados de la Republica Dominicana. Juntos hacemos la diferencia!

Tippets World Almacena, empaca y carga los contenedores con nuestras donaciones.

Rotary Club of Willowdale nos ha apoyado fielmente desde nuestros primeros dias. Dos veh�culos y tres cl�nicas m�viles han sido donadas por este club. Ademas, a trav�s de los a�os, varios miembros del club se han vuelto benefactores de la Fundaci�n Sonrisas.

La De Boer Foundation ha sido uno de nuestros primeros seguidores. A trav�z de ellos conocimos el Willowdale Rotary Club. Nuestro inolvidable John Deboer fue unos de los fundadores que participo en todas las inauguraciones de nuestras cl�nicas. John patrocino varios env�os y ha donado generadores de electricidad. Tambi�n nos ha proporcionado almacenamiento, servicios de empaque y de carga en Canad� por m�s de 20 a�os. Una de las cl�nicas movibles en la Republica Dominicana fue nombrada en su honor. Hoy en dia, en memoria de John, la Fundaci�n De Boer continua con su generoso soporte.

Improve Canada is Canada's largest home improvement mall, proud sponsor of our new Canadian program "Smiles in Action".