Mission

Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation is dedicated to working alongside community partners so that every person can have a healthy mouth regardless of life circumstances. Our commitment is clear in our mission: to elevate the well-being of all Coloradans by advancing oral health equity.

We believe that a healthy mouth leads to a healthy life. Every day we partner with communities to re-imagine how all of our neighbors access, benefit from, and value the importance of oral health care. Because when we go the extra mile for every smile, we elevate the well-being of all Coloradans. 

What we do

Delta Dental of Colorado Foundation is the philanthropic arm of Delta Dental of Colorado, a nonprofit that for over 60 years has worked to to improve the oral health of the communities we serve. Oral health impacts Coloradans of all ages and, at a broader level, the well-being of our communities.

For more than 20 years, the foundation has partnered with community-based organizations to provide innovative and equitable oral health care by providing grants, engaging with groups across the state, and supporting policy and systems change. This includes: