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Money for You - Candy for the Troops!

Pediatric Dental Care and Happy Valley Orthodontics are putting their money where their mouth is. Why? Because they know the damaging effects of too much candy on children’s teeth. The doctors see first hand the ravages of cavities leading to toothaches and expense. So this Halloween they hope kids in the State College and surrounding areaa will pick out their favorite treats and turn the rest of the candy in for a nice cash prize. In addition, the children will receive a new toothbrush, a goody bag (limit one per child) and be entered to win a $75 or $50 Movie Theater Gift Card. All of the candy collected will be shipped to our troops overseas through Operation Gratitude.

How to Participate:

State College Area

  • October 30th and November 2nd, bring your child/children, with the unopened candy that you want to donate to Happy Valley Orthodontics & Pediatric Dental Care at 1019 Ghaner Rd., Port Matilda between the hours of 3:30 pm - 6 pm.  Additionally, we will be collecting candy during the week during regular business hours.
  • We will weigh the candy and pay your child $1 per pound of candy with a 5 pound max/child.
  • Your child will receive a free toothbrush and goody bag.
  • Your child will be entered into a drawing for a chance to win a $75 or $50 Movie Theater Gift Card.
  • If you have any questions, or need directions, contact us.

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Pediatric Dental Care, PC
1019 Ghaner Rd.
Suite A
Port Matilda, PA 16870

Phone: (814) 238-7120
Fax: (814) 238-2981

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