2013-10-17 07:03:56 - Children’s Dental Associates and Dr. Misee Harris - Project Smile Donate Pink Custom Mouth Guards for theTeam to Wear!
(Columbia, TN) – October 16, 2013, Children's Dental Associates and Dr. Misee Harris - Project Smile support Breast Cancer Awareness month by making a donation of over $2,000 in custom pink mouth guards for the Columbia Central Lions Football Team to wear during their game against their district rival Shelbyville on Friday, October 18, 2013 at Lindsey Nelson Stadium, 921 Lion Parkway, Columbia, Tennessee 38401. Festivities begin at 6:30pm. Game begins at 7:00pm.
Columbia Central High School Lions Football Team are the 2010 TN 5A State Champions and 2012 & 2009 Runner-Up. The team looks forward to showing their support for breast cancer awareness, during their highly anticipated homecoming game.
"This is fantastic. Our players are excited about homecoming and being
able to show our support for Breast Cancer Awareness month. These pink mouth guards are a plus," Coach Howard Stone stated.
"Who would have ever thought that these young men would be so excited to wear PINK mouth guards? Project Smile is so much bigger than I could have ever imagined. There is always a need and fortunately I am able to add creativity and pizazz for a great cause," said Dr. Misee Harris.
Both Dr. Misee Harris & Dr. Heather Huntley Owens of Children's Dental Associates are both alumni of Columbia Central High School.
In 2013,’ Dr. Misee Harris combined her expertise in Pediatric and Sports Dentistry and work in Advocacy by founding Project Smile, an organization where she is currently tackling the national dental crisis and traveling to under-served communities worldwide providing children with urgent dental care. Project Smile provides dental examinations, preventative dental sealants, and comprehensive dental care to help children ages 4-18, while also promoting quality of life, healthy development, healthy eating habits and healthy living habits in children who are from low income and rural areas.
For more game and team information, contact: The Columbia Central Lions Football Team, c/o Coach Howard Stone @ 931-381-222, ext. 1061. For team info, visit: columbialionsfootball.com/
. For directions, visit: columbialionsfootball.com/Directions.html
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