KGUN9 – TV

by Sara Mantlik

We were featured live on KGUN9 TV! Tucson company donates thousands to mobile dental clinic By: Jennifer Martinez Posted: 5:53 PM, Apr 6, 2017 TUCSON (KGUN9-TV) – A group of students at Arizona State University are receiving major help from a local Tucson startup company to help build a mobile dental clinic. The college students took…



KVOA – Tuscon

by Sara Mantlik

We were featured on KVOA in Tuscon! Here is the syndicated article. ASU students building mobile dental clinic Posted: Apr 06, 2017 8:09 PM Written by Spencer Halliday A Tucson-based startup company gave a group of ASU engineering students a reason to smile – and they’ll be spreading those smiles all the way to Nicaragua.…



Pizza & Happy Hour Fundraiser

by Sara Mantlik

  • Posted on April 2, 2017

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PIZZA & HAPPY HOUR FUNDRAISER – APRIL 12th (all day) CO-HOST COMMITTEE (In Formation): Tempe Mayor Mark Mitchell, Tempe Councilmembers Lauren Kuby & Randy Keating, Mesa Councilmember Ryan Winkle, State Sen Juan Mendez, State Rep Athena Salman, the Honorable Jenny Norton, CJ Briggle, Linda Knutson, Scott Shrake ————————–————————–————————–———— A group of brainy ASU Engineering students…



The Finish Line is Near!

by Sara Mantlik

  • Posted on March 31, 2017

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The trailer arrived in Phoenix on March 19, 2017! It was shipped to IMAHelps in California, where it was registered and insured. Two IMAHelps volunteers, Tracey Allen and Mike Reyes delivered the trailer to Phoenix to be retrofitted. The trailer was then picked up by one of our amazing supporters, Kim Bergman, the co-founder of…



Big Leaps Forward

by Andrea Kemmerrer

The past few months have been HUGE for the Engineering Smiles team, not only have we purchased our trailer but we secured cabinetry for the trailer as well! After spending the summer reviewing the quote for the trailer frame from Becker Custom Trailers, the Engineering Smiles team has finally purchased the trailer frame! This is…



ASU Foundation

by Andrea Kemmerrer

We were featured by the ASU Foundation! Here is the syndicated article, Engineering Smiles looks to mobilize dental care abroad BY PETE ZRIOKA– MARCH 21, 2016 POSTED IN: OUTREACH, STUDENTS For millions, proper dental care is an unattainable luxury. No access to dentistry can lead to a host of potentially fatal health issues and even affect…



UNICA and IMAHelps Collaboration

by Andrea Kemmerrer

Jeff Crider, the IMAHelps communication director, traveled along with Alvaro Molina, a Nicaraguan attorney and legal counsel for IMAHelps, to Nicaragua. They formalized our plans to base the mobile dental clinic at the university in Nicaragua, UNICA. Crider and Gutierrez met with the University Director, Dr. Francisco Hiram Otero Pravia, and other officials representing the…