Minnesota Dental Foundation OneSmile Gala

Get your tickets to the 2019 OneSmile Gala

About the Event:

The Minnesota Dental Foundation invites you to the 2019 OneSmile Gala. This year’s event will be held on Friday, September 27, 2019, at the Nicollet Island Pavilion in Minneapolis. This exciting event will showcase the many activities of the Foundation and will highlight several organizations benefiting from the work of the Foundation. Come out and support the Foundation’s mission of eliminating unmet oral health needs in Minnesota!

Date and Location

Friday, September 27, 2019

Nicollet Island Pavilion
40 Power street
Minneapolis, MN  55401

Gala Night

5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Cocktail Reception & Silent Auction

7:30 p.m.
Dinner & Program

9:00 – 10:30 p.m.
Music and Dancing


Tickets are available individually for $150 or Gold, Silver, and Bronze VIP tables are available for up to 10 guests.

Purchase individual tickets online

Purchase individual tickets (PDF)

Purchase a table of 10 (PDF) 


Auction Donations

To donate a silent auction item to the 2019 OneSmile Gala Silent Auction, please fill out the form below.

2019 Silent Auction Donation Form

Other Donations

If you are unable to attend the OneSmile Gala but would like to support the Foundation’s activities, consider donating to the Minnesota Dental Foundation online.

Sponsorship Opportunities

There is a limited opportunity for special sponsorships. Please contact Jacquie Durant (jdurant@mndental.org) or at 612-767-4251 for additional information.

Dress Code

Dress code is cocktail attire.

We hope to see you there!










Please contact:

Jacquie Durant, Program Manager, jdurant@mndental.org or 612-767-8400

Dr. Stephen Litton, MDF President, sflitton@aol.com or 612-868-9580

Vicki Capistrant, Director of Meetings and Events, vcapistrant@mndental.org, 612-767-8400

Thank you

The Minnesota Dental Association held its fourth successful OneSmile Gala on October 5, 2018, at the Radisson Blu Mall of America.

We thank each of the over 325 attendees and the over 130 donors of items to the silent auction. The 28 Gold, Silver, and Bronze table donors and the four event sponsors added to the success of the evening. Lastly, donors to the event, both before and after, as well as the over 60 donors to the Fun-A-Need, added to the success of the whole event.

Please visit our photo album to see photos of previous events.

2019 Donors

Gold VIP Tables

Delta Dental of Minnesota
Park Dental
Drs. Bowlby, Colby, Dillon, Espe, Holmberg, Vayda, & Vayda
Minnesota Dental Association
Minnesota Dental Foundation

Silver VIP Tables

Ekim Orthodontics
Dakota Valley Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Metro Dentalcare
Drs. Robert & Laura Eng
Larkin Hoffman
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgical Consultants
St. Paul District Dental Society

Bronze VIP Tables

Community Dental Care
Dentistry for Children & Adolescents
Dr. Mike & Marcia Kurkowski
Minneapolis District Dental Society
Northeastern District Dental Society
Northwestern District Dental Society
Sunset Technologies
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry


Dr. Teresa Fong and Ron Sit
Metro DentalCare
Midwest Dental
Renstrom Dental studio

Cash or In-Kind Donors

21st Century Bank
al Vento
AMC Theatres
Bakken Museum
Bark Box
Best Card
Bruegger’s Bagels
Can Can Wonderland
Commodore Hotel
Crossroads Delicatessen
Eau Claire Visitor’s Center
Doolittle’s Woodfire Grill
Dr. Pam Erickson
Escape Lounge MSP Airport
Gallery Collection
Gateway Bank – Bruce Downey
Gertens Greenhouses
Guthrie Theater
Kuiper’s Ace Hardware
Dr. Mike & Marcia Kurkowski
Lela Restaurant & Sheraton Bloomington Hotel
Lexus of Wayzata
Dr. Scott Lingle
Little Feet Children’s Shoes
Dr. Stephen Litton
Loggers Trail Golf
Mall of America
Midwest Dental Lab Association
Minneapolis District Dental Society
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
Minnesota Lynx Basketball
Minnesota Public Radio
Minnesota Timberwolves
Minnesota Twins Baseball
Minnesota Vikings Football
Minnesota Wild Hockey
National Camera Exchange
Nordic Ware
Northeastern District Dental Society
Northwestern District Dental Society
Nothing Bundt Cakes
Ordway Center for the Performing Arts
Paridise Charter Cruises
Pilgrim Cleaners
Dr. Megan Pint
Prairie’s Edge Casino
Punch Pizza
R.F. Moeller Jewelers
Dr. Mike Rohrer
Roma Single Barrel Brewery
Amy Rondeau Photography
Rum River Golf
Running Aces
Saint Paul District Dental Society
Saint Paul Hotel
Science Museum of Minnesota
Sheraton Bloomington
Shooting Star Casino
Simonson’s Salon & Spa
Southwest Airlines
Southeastern District Dental Society
Southern District Dental Society
Allan Steinhauer – Wells Fargo Golden Valley
Dr. Donna Stenberg
Surly Brewing Company
Student District Dental Society
The Toro Company
Dr. Mike Till
Tom James Company
Transworld Systems
Twin City Model Railroad Museum
U of M School of Dentistry
U of M Women’s Basketball
US Bank
Water Joe
West Central District Dental Society

Donor Archives

2018 Donors
2017 Donors
2016 Donors
2015 Donors

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