Mainline Health Systems, Inc. has been awarded a $25,000 grant from Delta Dental to purchase dental hygiene equipment to be placed in the Jimmy Brown Elementary-Star City School District.
The grant will allow Mainline to establish a dental hygiene clinic in the Jimmy Brown Elementary School in the Star City School District. The clinic will be set up like all of the other Mainline Health Systems, Inc. school dental clinics.
The equipment will be purchased in January 2018 and Mainline expects the clinic to be fully operational by March 2018.
In a Mainline Health Systems, Inc. news release Mainline expressed its appreciation of the Delta Dental for awarding the grant and Amanda Gilbert, Mainline’s grants director for her hard work in obtaining the grant which is anticipated to assist more than 700 children with dental hygiene care.