Community Programs

Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® mobile dental van

Every day, Colgate is making a difference by helping to create healthy smiles for children around the world.

In the U.S., Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® provides free dental screenings and oral health education to children through its fleet of mobile dental vans. These vans travel to under-served rural and urban communities, reaching over 1,000 towns and more than 10 million children annually.

The award winning Colgate Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® mobile dental van is on-site at Pratt during some of the preliminary meets of the Colgate Women’s Games, offering free dental screenings and free take home gifts for children ages 3 to 12. Parental consent is required.

Reaching More Than Half a Billion Children Around The World with Oral Health Education.

As the world leader in oral care, Colgate is committed to improving children’s oral health around the world. So far, we've reached more than 700 million children in 80 countries with Colgate's Bright Smiles, Bright Futures® program. Children in need receive free dental screenings as well as education to help build healthy habits, self-esteem and a foundation for success.

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