The Delta Dental of Arkansas Foundation is accepting community grant applications for 2019. Community grants provide up to $30,000 to help expand access to oral health care in underserved communities, according to a news release.


The foundation encourages the following to apply: Arkansas-based 501(c)(3) nonprofits, community organizations and charitable clinics; governmental entities including state, county or city agencies; and educational facilities, such as K-12 public, private or charter schools, or school districts and higher education institutions.


The foundation is accepting 2019 community grant applications until Aug. 31. The application period opened June 5, according to the release.


Grant applications are reviewed September and October. Grant recipients are announced in November and December.


The mini grant and Super Smiles at Schools applications are also available year-round for funding up to $2,500, according to the release.


Guidelines and application forms can be found at http://www.deltadentalar.com/Foundation/grants . Only one proposal per organization per year will be considered.


Details: Kara Wilkins, foundation coordinator, 501-992-1682 or kwilkins@deltadentalar.com.