Oct 31, 2016

Continued cooperation with the World Health Organization (WHO): Over 1 million toothbrushes donated to developing countries

The Sunstar Foundation supports the World Health Organization (WHO) in their collection and analysis of countries’ oral hygiene status survey data, as well as policy development of dental health measures.

Oct 10, 2016

Sunstar Innovation Grant Announced at the AAP 2016 Annual Meeting

At the 2016 Annual Meeting of the American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) held in September, Sunstar Americas, Inc. announced the Sunstar Foundation has pledged $250,000 to AAP for a series of research grants to be awarded over a three-year period beginning in 2017.

Sep 28, 2016

Donating Oral Hygiene Products to Central Italy

Sunstar donated toothbrushes and toothpaste to the people of Central Italy affected by the earthquake, in hopes that this simple gesture will help victims in their day-to-day lives.

Aug 30, 2016

WHO Donations in Rwanda and Myanmar 2015-2016

Sunstar has been continuously collaborating with the WHO to donate mainly toothbrushes and also toothpaste. We aim to help increase awareness of oral health and quality of life. The most recent activities are detailed below with their respective reports and photos, though there will be more to come!

Jul 1, 2016

The Sunstar Foundation and Sunstar present the 4th World Dental Hygienist Awards at the ISDH 2016

The International Symposium on Dental Hygiene (ISDH), organized by the Swiss Dental Hygienists in cooperation with the International Federation of Dental Hygiene (IFDH) took place from June 23rd to June 25th 2016 in Basel, Switzerland. Here, during the 4th World Dental Hygienist Awards ceremony, the Sunstar Foundation together with Sunstar recognized three outstanding dental hygienists who have made significant contributions to the dental and dental hygiene communities and their profession.