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World Champion Fighter Andrew Cancio is bestowed the Key to the City of Blythe

Native of Blythe and WBS Super Featherweight Champion, Andrew “El Chango” Cancio has fought in 26 fights with 20 wins, with a total of 15 knockouts, 2 draws and only 4 losses. Cancio claimed his well-deserved championship during his tough matchup with Alberto Machado in February. After taking a two-year hiatus from boxing Cancio took a position as a construction technician with the Southern California Gas Company and raise his family, he decided to give his dream of boxing another try. Oscar De La Hoya, CEO and Chairman of Golden Boy Promotions and former six division world champion boxer...

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Delta Dental of Arizona Foundation Gives Non-Profits Reason to Smile

In the words of renowned humanitarian Mother Teresa, “We shall never know all the good that a simple smile can do”. Understanding how important a healthy smile is, Delta Dental of Arizona (DDAZ) is proud to announce $600,000 in grants to 31 deserving non-profits around the state who provide access to preventive oral health care and dental education to some of the state’s most underserved populations. The grants fund safety net clinics, community health centers, oral health education, dental health awareness programs and oral health coalitions. In addition, these grants go to advance specialized care utilizing mobile clinics, embedding dental screenings and fluoride varnish treatments into medical well visits and teledentistry while expanding treatment options like silver diamine fluoride. “It has been proven time and again that lack of dental care can lead to dire health problems. These amazing Arizona organizations receiving funding through our Foundation have proven track records of providing much needed preventative care and educational resources in the communities they serve,” said Delta Dental of Arizona President and CEO Allan Allford. “This funding will make an immediate positive impact on the oral health of Arizonan’s across the entire state, and that is something in which Delta Dental of Arizona takes great pride.” Grants range from $2,500 to $35,000 and support a broad spectrum of preventive services, including silver diamine fluoride treatments through University of Arizona’s First...

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FUNDRAISER: Tom Jones Tribute in LHC for River Cities United Way

ROGER’S TOM JONES with the MOTOWN BLOSSOMS! This stunning tribute to the sensational Tom Jones is guaranteed to please! Fans love it, and new fans are created at every show. The Motown Blossoms are pure musical magic, looking and sounding just like all your favorites, from The Supremes to Aretha Franklin. You don’t want to miss this show filled with pitch-perfect live vocals backed by a band that rocks the house! Also featuring internationally acclaimed singer Nisha Kataria, with a special tribute to our veterans! A portion of the proceeds will benefit River Cities United Way. Saturday, January 26th...

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Giving Tuesday Donation Drive to Benefit Arizona Special Needs Community

Hello, I hope you’re having a wonderful Tuesday! Below, please find an announcement for an exciting Giving Tuesday donation drive to benefit the special needs community. Only 2.7% of those with intellectual disabilities feel that it’s easy to find competent dentists to provide oral healthcare. With over 100,000 Arizonans of all ages dealing with an intellectual or developmental disability, your local audiences will want to know about this great opportunity to make a difference! Attached and below you’ll find the press release. We’d love to speak to you further to share additional stories about how this Giving Tuesday drive will impact lives. Please click HERE to connect with our PR team! Giving Tuesday Donation Drive Is the Start of Something Special for the Pacific Dental Services® Foundation Pacific Dental Services® to match $50,000 in donations for special needs clinic in Phoenix, Arizona IRVINE, CALIF. November 13, 2018– The Pacific Dental Services® Foundation (PDS Foundation), a 501 (c)(3) charitable organization that creates opportunities to serve locally, nationally, and internationally through improving oral health care, begins its Giving Tuesday donation drive today. Giving Tuesday, a global day of giving for those in need, starts each year on the Tuesday after Thanksgiving. This year, the PDS Foundation will celebrate Giving Tuesday from November 13th-November 27th by collecting donations for the PDS Foundation Dentists for Special Needs clinic. The PDS Foundation Dentists for...

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