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Saturday, October 17, 2015


The 5th Annual Gini Awards

Click to RSVP by Monday, October 12th!

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SCL requests the pleasure of your company on Saturday, October 17, 2015

at the World War I Museum and Memorial for an evening of celebration
honoring those who are “in the trenches” for Smiles Change Lives

Complimentary reception begins promptly at 5:30 pm
Awards program: 6:15 – 7:00 pm

Master of Ceremonies: Mr. Mark Naster
Director of Corporate and Foundation Relations
Heartland Habitat for Humanity

Dress: Business Casual

 National WWI Museum and Memorial
100 W 26th Street
Kansas City, MO 64108


The National World War I Museum and Memorial is America’s museum dedicated to sharing the stories and honoring the history of the First World War. The primary focus is to honor the memory and sacrifices of all those who served their country and defended liberty during World War I.


Named in honor of our founder, Mrs. Virginia “Gini” Brown, the Gini Awards recognize orthodontic providers, volunteers and individuals who have gone above and beyond to inspire hope, raise self-esteem and help change the lives of children across North America.

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5th Annual Gini Award Sponsors

Andrew & Patricia Brown

Tracy Design  Forward Pass Promotions Boelte Hall

For more information on the event or sponsorship opportunities, please contact Gracie Harrison

Changing Lives… One Smile At A Time...
  • "Our son would have gone without braces if it wasn't for SCL! Thankful for this program and staff that care. We are currently in treatment. It is already making a difference. "

    - Alice W.

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  • "Amazing program that has truly changed my life. Once I was accepted it was such an easy process. Thank you so much!! I would recommend any one with low income and bad teeth to go through the process."

    - Alexandria W.

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  • "Just had our last appointment. Being a school teacher I didn't make a lot of money. This program allowed me to give my daughter a smile that she shares with everyone. Thanks."

    - Tiffany L.

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    - Daya G.

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  • "This is an incredible organization with Orthodontists donating their skills to change children's lives. More people in need should know about this fantastic program"

    - Judith W.

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  • "My son has finally been accepted, approved, and assigned an orthodontist. He goes tomorrow for his first appointment to start getting his braces. Thanks SCL, you have made my son very happy."

    - Alan P.

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  • "I am so thankful for smiles change lives for helping a struggling mother out. What an amazing program that helps families."

    - Joy S.

    5 star review
  • "I cannot say enough GREAT things about this program! They have given both of my daughters a new outlook on life, & self confidence that I could never teach."

    - Shelly P.

    5 star review

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