Our mission: your health 2023 Community Impact Report

Delta Dental elevates health and wellness by expanding access to care, advancing health equity, building resilient communities, and innovating for a healthier tomorrow.

Our impact in 2023

million lives impacted
million invested
hours volunteered

Elevating health and wellness

At Delta Dental, our mission is your health. As the nation's largest oral health philanthropist, we invest in the oral and overall health of our communities.

Our 2023 impact by state: Illinois

Illinois State Impact

lives impacted

At Delta Dental, our mission is your health

As the nation's oral health leader, for over 70 years we've worked to elevate the oral and overall health of all Americans.

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Expanding access to care

As the nation's largest dental benefits provider, we help ensure everyone has an opportunity to access oral health care.

Advancing health equity

We invest in oral health programs that promote the health and wellness of the communities we serve.

Building resilient communities

We're focused on supporting the communities in which we live, work, and play.

Innovating for a healthier tomorrow

We are dedicated to finding meaningful solutions to advance the future of oral and overall health.

Delta Dental Institute: Celebrating five years

In 2019, we launched the Delta Dental Institute to put a new spotlight on oral health and it's integral relationship to overall health.

Delta Dental Institute launches Driving Greater Diversity in the Oral Health Workforce campaign

This campaign helps advance a more diverse oral health workforce by establishing the first oral health diversity fund and by supporting workforce initiatives in oral health education, research, and community investment.

Over $1 million to the American Red Cross

Delta Dental supports the American Red Cross as it responds to emergencies and moments of need in our communities, with over $1 million in investments in 2023.