2019 Mid-Maryland Mission of Mercy
WHEN: September 12-14, 2019
WHERE: University of Maryland XFINITY Center
Mission of Mercy (MOM) is an entirely free adult dental clinic provided by volunteers: 500 dental and medical professionals and 500 general volunteers. At the MOM our goal is to provide 1,000 adults with dental care they otherwise would not receive and we need your help!
Volunteer Dentists and Related Professionals
Dentists, hygienists, X-ray techs, dental assistants, nurses, and medical assistants are most welcome! Maryland credentials are required, please click here to request a temporary license. CE Credits are available for dental and medical professionals.
Dental, Medical, or Nursing Students: Email MOM@cc-dc.org for volunteer opportunities.
Please note, this is a different sign up system than the 2017 MOM; you will need to create a new username and password to sign up.
Patient Support (General) Volunteers
All volunteers must be at least 18 years old. Roles include escorting patients through the event, patient check-in and out, and event set up and break down. Groups of volunteers are welcome to serve together for a shift. Most volunteer shifts are for half a day.
Read about the volunteer roles and qualifications here.
Bag policy: Backpacks and other large bags will not be permitted into the Mission of Mercy and Health Equity Festival.
Please note, to help with the flow of the clinic, volunteers cannot be patients.
2019 Mid-Maryland Mission of Mercy and Health Equity Festival
Sponsors, Partners, and Organizers
Thank you to our generous sponsors, partners and organizers who allow us to provide necessary dental services to those in need.
Learn more about becoming a sponsor
Flagship Sponsors ($20,000+)
Bicuspid Sponsors ($5,000-9,999)
Robb Cohen &
Gail Schwartz Family
Incisor Sponsors ($1,000-4,999)
Catholic Charities Archdiocese of Washington, DC
Catholic Charities is the social ministry outreach of the Archdiocese of Washington. Motivated by the Gospel message of Jesus Christ, and guided by Catholic social and moral teaching, Catholic Charities strengthens the lives of all in need by giving help that empowers and hope that lasts. To this end, we affirm and support the dignity of all human life, strengthen families and serve the poor and most vulnerable.
Maryland State Dental Association
The Maryland State Dental Association represents the dental profession’s efforts to provide high quality and ethical oral health care to the public. It is the professional association for dentists in the state of Maryland and a constituent of the American Dental Association. There are twelve component dental societies located throughout Maryland. These three entities make up the tripartite membership system of the ADA; the national level, state level, and local level.
The Maryland Center for Health Equity (M-CHE)
M-CHE strives to ensure that all Americans have an equal chance to lead healthy lives. Through research enterprises, community outreach, and education programs, the M-CHE acts across the state and the nation to eliminate racial and ethnic health disparities and achieve equitable health status and health care for all.
Since 2013, Catholic Charities has partnered with the dental societies of Southern Maryland and Mid-Maryland to put on 5 Mission of Mercy dental clinics. This year, we are partnering with the Mid Maryland Dental Society and the University of Maryland Center for Health Equity.