Tuesday, August 27, 2019

Volunteer at the Mid-Maryland Mission of Mercy (MOM) & Health Equity Festival Sept 12, 13 and 14

The Maryland Center for Health Equity (M-CHE) is looking for passionate students to volunteer at the 2019 Mid-Maryland Mission of Mercy (MOM) & Health Equity Festival this year! This free adult dental care clinic and health equity festival offer free emergency dental care to the service of thousands of under-insured and underserved individuals. This is a great event to give back to the community and learn more about the various fields of public health and dentistry! The event will be held September 13 and September 14 at the UMD Xfinity Center. If you would like more information about the event here and watch a video from the 2017 event here

Registration Here is the link for general volunteers to sign up!  Volunteers work in shifts that are adjusted to their schedule, which can be set within the volunteer registration. We are also looking for volunteers to help with event set up and breakdown on September 12th and September 14th, if you are available please contact Surayyah Khan at skhan678@umd.edu.

Additionally, we are asking volunteers to reach out to their personal dentist and dental health providers to see if they are interested in serving the needs of the underserved. Please direct them to register here.
If you have any questions about volunteering or the registration process, please contact Surayyah Khan at skhan678@umd.edu