Yusef-Khan Grotto will distribute toothbrushes and brochures, which detail its program of Dental Care for Children with Special Needs at the Walmart Supercenter at 250 Tallmadge Road in Kent from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 1 and 17.
The Grottoes of North America Humanitarian Foundation is a 62-year-old 501 (c) 3 organization that supports the Dental Care for Children with Special Needs Program. To be eligible for assistance from the Foundation, a child must be under the age of 18 and diagnosed with one of the following conditions: cerebral palsy, muscular dystrophy, mental retardation, or be an organ transplant recipient. The Foundation will serve as secondary carrier if a family has dental insurance or as the primary carrier if no insurance is in place.
Call Dave McIntyre at 330-928-3162 or visit www.hfgrotto.org for more information.