|News & Events at The Dental Foundation of Oregon
|Bend Poker Tournament a Big Success!
Tournament raises over $9,000 for Kemple Dental Clinic and DFO
Read the wrap-up story HERE to find out who won the event and to see the complete list of sponsors who helped make the event a big success. Special thanks to Bill Ludwig and BnK Construction for sponsoring the tournament, and to Moda Health for the use of their facilities in Bend. You can see photos of the tournament on our Facebook page.
Congratulations to Dr. Ben Grieb, photo at right, for taking 1st place in the tournament.
Thanks again to all our sponsors and players for making the tournament a great success!
2014 Chip! for Teeth
Tournament Raises Over $58,000
It was a great day as 32 teams of players took the field on Friday, June 20th, for the 10th Annual Chip! for Teeth golf tournament at Langdon Farms Golf Club to raise funds to support DFO programs like the Tooth Taxi.
Congratulations to the low gross winning team of Dr. Lane Harris, Matt Duvall, Bob Kumpula and Brad Liles who shot a blistering 55 to win the event.
The low net winning team included Dr. Tommy Kolodge, Dr. Todd Hyder, Dr. Michael Minor and Scott Grant.
Read the wrap-up story HERE
For a complete list of tournament and prize sponsors and golf teams and players see the Chip! for Teeth Program (HERE) and enjoy all the team photos in our photo gallery photos on our Facebook page (and don't forget to "Like" us!)
Thanks again to all our sponsors, players and volunteers for making the tournament a great success!
2014 Motor Mouth Raffle Winner
David Kaplan wins the 2014 Ford Mustang
David Kaplan, sports a big smile as he stands next to Dr. Ken Berg, DFO board member, who sold him his winning ticket. David works for Patterson Dental Supply, one of the exhibitors at the Oregon Dental Conference and he was in the Exhibit Hall when his name was drawn. The raffle raised $39,300 to support DFO programs like the Tooth Taxi.
Our congratulations to David, and our sincere thanks to everyone who purchased a ticket for the raffle. Thank you for your support.
Wall of Wine raises over $5,600
Elizabeth McCourt pulls $438 bottle!
The annual Wall of Wine was a smashing success, selling out early on Friday afternoon, and raising over $5,600 for the foundation. Elizabeth McCourt, office manager for Dr. John Johnson of Portland, pulls the Chateau Lynch-Bages, Pauillac from France worth $438, which was generously donated by Dr. Anthony Hoffman of Hillsboro. Dr. Johnson purchased wine for his entire staff!
See our List of Wine Donors