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04/06/2012

Getting excited for this year’s Illinois Mission of Mercy?

You can share your enthusiasm and support for the event by attending a fundraiser Thursday, April 19. Cocktails and appetizers will be served beginning at 6 p.m.; a brief program will be presented at 7:30 p.m.

Tickets and more information are available online at www.curenetwork.org. Tickets are $40 per person, and all funds support the 2012 Illinois Mission of Mercy, hosted by the Illinois State Dental Society Foundation and the CURE Network.

If you’re unfamiliar with the Mission of Mercy, take note: the two-day program, scheduled for June 8-9 at the Lake County Fairgrounds in Grayslake, will offer free dental, vision and medical services to an estimated 2,000 children and adults with limited access to these services.  More than 1,000 licensed dental, vision and medical professionals and general volunteers will donate their time and talents; more than $1 million in free services will be donated.

For more information, contact the CURE Network at 877.278.7631 or kcarroll@curenetwork.org.

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