The National Dental Association Foundation was formed in 1976 as a 501(c)3 non-profit entity organized to pursue charitable, educational and scientific/research endeavors. Since then, the Foundation has been successful in promoting its ambitious agenda by securing sponsorships and grants from a wide variety of sources across the country.
NDAF Gold Leaf Society
The NDAF Gold Leaf Society is a special society consisting of members who have been gracious enough to donate $1,000 or more to the NDAF Building Fund. The names of Gold Leaf Society Members will be placed in the foyer of our new headquarters building.
Please join the gold leaf society, make your contribution today. It will help us pay the mortgage. So we urge you to be a part of this history-making event. Become a Gold Leaf Society member, or a donor, and your name will be placed on the donor's board in the reception room of the National Headquarters.
Please click here to download a donor form.
NDAF "Burn the mortgage" donation form
National Dental Association Foundation (NDAF)/ Colgate Palmolive Scholarship
Established in 1990, the NDAF/Colgate Palmolive Scholarship Fund provides financial aid to African American and underrepresented minorities pursuing careers as dentists, dental hygienists and dental assistants. Since 1990, 3.2 million dollars has been awarded to 2,300 students from across the country.
Research and Training
Over a five year period, the NDAF awarded 2 million dollars in funding for faculty and student research projects, clinical training programs and student internships. The NDAF funds ongoing research projects at Howard University, Meharry Medical College and Morehouse School of Medicine.
If you would like to order our book, "NDA II, The Story of America's Second National Dental Association", please download an order form and return it to us.