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Nancy Plichta Wins the 2017 Raffle

Thursday, September 28, 2017

The Michigan Dental Association Foundation congratulates Ms. Nancy Plichta, of Petoskey, the winner in the 2017 MDA Foundation/Memorial Dr. Don Smith DDS, MS Raffle.

With 319 of the 400 available tickets sold, this year’s raffle raised $31,900 with Plichta receiving a $10,000 cash prize. The second prize of $1,000 went to Dr. Joseph Kirkwood, of Grand Rapids, while the third prize of $500 went to Dr. Alex Givens, of Frankenmuth. The drawing was held Friday, April 28 during the MDA Annual Session in Grand Rapids.

Everyone is a winner, and special thanks to all who purchased tickets. The money raised will be used for access-to-care grants for Michigan’s underserved, and dental health initiatives across the state. The MDA Foundation board of directors appreciates all who participated in this event.

The Foundation will continue driving forward in 2018 with new fundraising programs to help increase the grant program to support Michigan residents’ quality of life through improved dental health!

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