What is the Mission of Mercy
The Missouri Mission of Mercy (MOMOM) is a large-scale dental clinic that provides free oral healthcare to patients of all ages who cannot otherwise afford or access care. Nationwide since 2003 Mission of Mercy clinics have helped more than 254,000 patients and have provided nearly $166 million in free dental services. In Missouri, more than 6,900 dental and general volunteers have provided more than $6.5 million in free care to 10,954 patients since 2011.
More information about this year's clinic
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