Navigation Links
Tom's of Maine Invites Everyone to Start the New Year by Helping Families in Need
Date:1/13/2009

KENNEBUNK, Maine, Jan. 13 /PRNewswire/ -- The new year brings a challenging economy but Tom's of Maine is keeping its steadfast commitment to community programs. This month, the company launches Dental Health for All, an initiative that brings everyday Americans and local communities together with Tom's of Maine to help create greater access to dental care for families in need.

Over the past four years, the program has contributed to nearly 60,000 new annual dental visits and awarded significant grants to 25 school and community-based dental clinics to increase and improve patient capacity and help support facility expansion projects.

"It's hard for a parent to imagine not being able to take their child for a routine dental check-up, but for the nearly half of American families without dental insurance or access to dental care this is an unfortunate reality," said Kerry Maguire, D.D.S., M.S.P.H. and Tom's Director of Professional of Advocacy. "It may seem like an overwhelming problem but Tom's of Maine truly believes we can work together to make a difference, one small step at a time."

In January, Tom's of Maine will donate a portion of its sales for all products towards Dental Health for All and will award dental clinics across the country grants for oral health projects in February. With each purchase, families can enjoy their same favorite products or try natural oral care for the first time and have it benefit not only their family but a family in need of dental health.

For additional information, please visit www.tomsofmaine.com.

About Tom's of Maine

Tom's of Maine is a leader in natural personal care with a longstanding passion for responsible and sustainable business solutions. The company shares the belief of its consumers that small steps everyday can make the community, the environment and the world a better place. For more than 40 years, the company has maintained a steadfast commitment to donate 10% of its profits to charity and to allow employees 5% paid time off to volunteer. Each day, Tom's of Maine employees contribute to high sustainability standards and their ideas from wind power to recycled and recyclable packaging have fueled the company's sensitive way of doing business. Tom's of Maine enjoys partnering with its consumers, vendors and community groups to help improve the earth. For more information, visit www.tomsofmaine.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Tom?s of Maine
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. New treatment effective in counteracting cocaine-induced symptoms
2. Study suggests loss of 2 types of neurons -- not just 1 -- triggers Parkinsons symptoms
3. Effectiveness of mouse breeds that mimic Alzheimers disease symptoms questioned
4. New study: Pine bark reduces perimenopausal symptoms
5. Cell that triggers symptoms in allergy attacks can also limit damage, Stanford researchers find
6. Clean to Ease Allergy and Asthma Symptoms
7. Antidepressant shows early promise in treating agitation and psychotic symptoms of dementia
8. New study: Pine bark extract reduces ADHD symptoms in children
9. Study finds post-traumatic stress symptoms in adolescent children of cancer patients
10. Study shows autism symptoms can improve into adulthood
11. Common Early-Warning Symptoms of Ovarian Cancer Identified in CDC/Thomson Healthcare Study
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/29/2016)... Arizona (PRWEB) , ... April 29, 2016 , ... ... Healing and Spiritual Awakening , announces the addition Onnit brand Alpha BRAIN and ... The addition of Onnit brain and mood optimization products to the store is ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... Springs, California (PRWEB) , ... April 29, 2016 ... ... lies at the heart of our nation’s productivity, stability, even security. Most importantly, ... for their organizations. , Then why are American workers so unhappy? , Just ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... Conditions were ideal for Global Lyme Alliance’s ... Sunday, with sunny skies, a light breeze and temperatures in the 60s. Over 400 ... 5k Run and Walk and 1-mile walk were held to increase awareness about ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... Texas (PRWEB) , ... April 29, 2016 , ... Spine ... neck pain, is proud to announce one of their physicians has been invited to ... Family Physicians (Texas ACOFP) Family Practice Review conference on April 30, 2016. , ...
(Date:4/29/2016)... ... April 29, 2016 , ... World Patent Marketing , ... exercise invention which aids in proper muscle development. , "The Gym & Exercise ... Director of World Patent Marketing. "Globalization has threatened the future growth of the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:4/28/2016)... 28, 2016 Research and Markets ... Surgery Products Market 2016-2020" report to their offering. ... The global plastic surgery products market is ... the period 2016-2020. , ,The growing adoption of laser ... growth of the market. Lasers are used to treat ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... 2016 , Net Sales of $1.90 billion ... the prior year period, and an increase of 1.2% on ... EPS for the first quarter were $0.52 reported, a decrease ... an increase of 29.9% over the prior year period ... guidance for 2016 Zimmer Biomet Holdings, Inc. (NYSE ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... , April 28, 2016 TapImmune,Inc. ... of innovative peptide and gene-based immunotherapeutics and vaccines for the ... be presenting at the 3rd Annual Growth Capital Expo ... th , 2016 at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas, Nevada.  ... on Wednesday, May 4 th by Dr. John ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: