NC (WECT) - Hundreds of people in Brunswick County are smiling a bit wider on
Friday after receiving free dental care.
The Coastal Cosmetic
Family Dentistry in Bolivia hosted the second annual Dentistry From The
Heart event, providing a free day of dental care to more than 150 residents.
The line for
patients began as early as midnight the night before for the opportunity to
receive free dental services.
volunteers and sponsors provided 150 patients with a free extraction, filling
or cleaning and in turn, donated more than $50,000 in free dental care.
This year, organizers expect they will serve more than 180 patients.
Wilharm says this is a great way for them to give back to the community.