(Charlotte, July 5, 2012) – 3D Systems, NYSE:DDD, a leading global provider of 3D content-to-print solutions, has joined the fight against pediatric dental disease as a Corporate Underwriter of National Children’s Oral Health Foundation: America’s ToothFairy (NCOHF). 3D Systems delivers a complete suite of ideation-to-production products and services including 3D printers, print materials, affordable CAD tools and on-demand custom parts services for professionals, educators and consumers alike.
“We are thrilled to partner with NCOHF: America’s ToothFairy in its prevention and education programs to save children from the pain associated with this epidemic,” said Abe Reichental, President and CEO of 3D Systems. “We plan to bring our extensive 3D content-to-print dental solutions and our Cubify capabilities to NCOHF to improve children’s oral health awareness and democratize access to oral health services for at-risk children.”
“We are thrilled that 3D Systems, with their innovative technology, is supporting the work of NCOHF: America’s ToothFairyas a Corporate Underwriter,” said Fern Ingber, NCOHF President and CEO. “Their generous commitment will help NCOHF and its affiliate network engage children of our most vulnerable populations in positive oral health behaviors.”
National Children’s Oral Health Foundation, known as America’s ToothFairy, was formed in 2006 in an aggressive response to eliminate pediatric dental disease by providing community programs with the comprehensive resources to deliver vital educational, preventive, and treatment services to children of the most vulnerable populations. Through the generosity of supporters like 3D Systems, NCOHF has delivered nearly $10 million in direct funding, donated dental products and educational resources to its non-profit Affiliate network and community programs throughout North America reachingmillions of children with oral health services.