Impact

As a not-for-profit dental benefits company, Delta Dental of Oklahoma's mission is to improve the oral health of all Oklahomans. Through the Delta Dental of Oklahoma Foundation, Delta Dental invests in programs committed to oral health education and access to dental care throughout the state.

2019 Impact Report

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For 2019, Delta Dental of Oklahoma (DDOK) contributed $1,676,202 to 41 programs, with 82 percent of this funding dedicated to providing dental treatment to underserved and vulnerable populations. See list of all 2019 grant recipients>

 

Grants to Free Clinics & Programs

In 2019, DDOK Foundation awarded $1,200,402 in grants to clinics and programs that provide free dental care to underserved and vulnerable populations.

27 programs

14,312 patients served

74,976 procedures performed

$11,742,919 value of dental care delivered

 

Delta Dental Cavity Prevention Clinic

Our school-based sealant program breaks down a barrier to care, delivering free dental sealants at low-income schools during school hours.

sealant program statistics

Oklahoma Mission of Mercy

We serve as co-producer, along with the Oklahoma Dental Association and Oklahoma Dental Foundation, of this annual two-day free dental clinic. We also serve as the underwriter of the event and have contributed a total of $1,150,000 since 2010. DDOK employees have volunteered more than 6,000 hours at OkMOM events since 2010.

OkMOM statistics

 
 

Oral Health Education

Our defender of oral health inspires Kindergarten through third grader students to be superheroes to their teeth!

19,833 children served

98 schools served


Our new hands-on class uses basic experiments to educate third through sixth grade students about the science in their mouths.

3,530 students served

24 Schools Served

 

Additional Initiatives

32,989 toothbruses distributed

Resource for Dental Care Guide

Scholarships