We are recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c)(3) charity. Our mission is to improve the oral health of children, families, and individuals throughout the state by supporting initiatives that expand access to care and increase dental health education and awareness. Additionally, the ISDS Foundation is dedicated to enhancing the dental profession through special programs and services benefiting Illinois dental students and dentists. No state or federal funding is received. Contributions are tax deductible to the extent allowed by Section 170 of the Internal Revenue Code.