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Delta Dental of Colorado Responsive Grant

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Delta Dental of Colorado
Feb 15, 2024

Access to care focus area questions:
Carla Castillo

Prevention focus area questions:
Mara Holiday


Delta Dental of Colorado provides funding to nonprofits working to meet the oral health needs of Colorado communities through programs and activities to improve the long-term oral health of Colorado residents and address the oral health of populations experiencing disparities due to race/ethnicity, geography, socio-economic status, or age.

Focus areas include:

  • Placed-based access to care: community-led efforts to ensure access to affordable and comprehensive oral healthcare for all residents in identified place-based regions, including several rural counties in the San Luis Valley region
  • Prevention: Effective and innovative programs to increase the number of children age 6 and under, mothers, and pregnant individuals who receive preventive oral health services in easy-to-access settings

Eligible applicants include:

  • Colorado organizations classified as tax-exempt under section 501(c)(3) or 501(c)(4)
  • Publicly funded Colorado organizations including state or local governments
  • New or emerging organizations without 501(c)(3) status that apply through a tax-exempt organization acting as fiscal sponsor
Geographic coverage
Amount of funding

Award ceiling: $75,000
Project period: 1 year

Funding requests are limited to no more than 10% of an organization's total fiscal year budget.

Application process

Links to additional guidance, application instructions, and the online application portal are available on the program website.

Tagged as
Access · Children and youth · Elderly population · Health disparities · Healthcare needs and services · Human services · Networking and collaboration · Oral health · Racial and ethnic groups · Uninsured and underinsured · Women · Colorado

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