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Helping others smile

Dr. Gunther Heyer, founder of A Reason to Smile (ARTS), an organization that combats dental disease in African communities that do not have dental professionals, was a guest speaker at the Outer Banks Woman’s Club.

Dr. Heyder and his team travel to Africa twice a year to provide hygiene education, direct treatment and dental supplies to the underserved communities. More information on this organization is available at www.ARTSMILE.org.

Also pictured are Jean Pratt, OBWC president, and Pat Oliver, co-chair, International Outreach Community Service Program. For more information about the Outer Banks Woman’s Club, visit www.gfwc-obwc.com.

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