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 – Tentative Schedule

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.

Photos taken from the event will be updated here soon!  Please visit our photo album to see photos of previous events.

2018 Donors

Gold VIP Tables

Delta Dental of Minnesota
Park Dental
Drs. Bowlby, Colby, Dillon, Espe, Holmberg, Vayda & Vayda
Metro Dentalcare
Minnesota Dental Association
Minnesota Dental Foundation/Dr. Stephen Litton

Silver VIP Tables

ADT Dental
Ready Set Smile
Dakota Valley Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Drs. Robert & Laura Eng
Metropolitan Endodontics
Oral and Maxillofacial Surgical Consultants
Henry Schein Dental
St. Paul District Dental Society

Bronze VIP Tables

Associated Dentists
Community Dental Care
Dentistry for Children & Adolescents
Ekim Orthodontics
Greenwald Wealth Management
Dr. Mike Kurkowski
Minneapolis District Dental Society
Northeastern District Dental Society
SPDDS Speakers Bureau
University of Minnesota School of Dentistry


Midwest Dental
Henry Schein Dental Supply
Metro DentalCare
Patterson Dental Supply
Dr. Teresa Fong and Ron Sit

Cash or In-Kind Donors

21st Century Bank – Blair Oklobzija
al Vento
AMC Theatres
Black Bear Casino & Golf
Black Sheep Coal Fired Pizza
Blaze Pizza
Brandenburg Gallery
Brave New Workshop
Bruegger’s Bagels
Buck Hill
Nancy & Karl Cambronne
Can Can Wonderland
Capital Genealogy
Cheesecake Factory
Chianti Grill
Commodore Hotel
Cookie Cart
Crossroads Delicatessen
Dellwood Country Club
Dr. Steve Edlund
Drs. Laura & Robert Eng
Dr. Pam Erickson
Escape Lounge MSP Airport
Escape Room – Golden Valley
Escape Room – St. Paul
Faribault Woolen Mill Co
Festival of Nations
First Bank & Trust
Dr. Mike & Priscilla Flynn
Fortune Bay
Fox Hollow Golf Club
Garage Floor Coating of Minnesota
Gateway Bank – Bruce Downey
Giants Ridge Golf
Grand Casino
Guthrie Theater
Dr. Lee Jess
Dr. Ed Kishel
Kuiper’s Ace Hardware
Daniel Kurkowski – VSM Commercial Real Estate
Dr. Mike & Marcia Kurkowski
Kwik Trip
Dr. Doug & Anna Mae Lambert
Lela Restaurant & Sheraton Bloomington Hotel
Dr. David Linde
Little Feet Children’s Shoes
Dr. Stephen Litton
Loggers Trail Golf
Dr. Gloria Lopez Franco
Maguire Refining
Mall of America
Dr. Ken & Rosemary McDougall
Mike Miesbauer
Minneapolis District Dental Society
Minnesota Historical Society
Minnesota Landscape Arboretum
Minnesota Pro Paintball
Minnesota Public Radio
Minnesota Twins Baseball
Minnesota Vikings Football
Monello Restaurant & Coup d’etat
Mystic Lake Casino
National Camera Exchange
Nordic Ware
Dr. Hugh Norsted
North Aire Market
Northeastern District Dental Society
Northwestern District Dental Society
Ordway Center for the Performing Arts
Dr. Rose Perpich
Dr. Megan Pint
Prairie’s Edge Casino
PUBLIC kitchen+bar
R.F. Moeller Jewelers
Radisson Blu Mall of America
Renstrom Dental Studio Inc.
Run n Fun
Running Aces
Saint Paul District Dental Society
Saint Paul Hotel
Saint Paul Saints Baseball
Sally’s Saloon
Sea Glass Fine Art Photography
Southeastern District Dental Society
Southern District Dental Society
Stages Theatre Company
Steger Mukluks & Moccasins
Allan Steinhauer – Wells Fargo Golden Valley
Kate Sterich
Student District Dental Society
Dr. David Taber
The Social Collective – Magdalena Koebele
Total Wine & More
Trader Joe’s
U of M School of Dentistry
US Bank
W. A. Frost
West Central District Dental Society

Donor Archives

2018 Donors
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