DCFAC XX – Mt. Timpanogos (2017)

SUCCESS! The 20th Annual Climb For a Cause Team Reaches The Summit of Mt. Timpanogos! On September 17, the Climb For A Cause Team reached at the top of Mt. Timpanogos making this our twentieth consecutive successful CFAC Event. Thanks to all for your tenacity and generosity! Three Summiteers proudly display the Climb For A Cause Banner atop Mt. Timpanogos!  Climbing Event – Galleries   Gallery – “Old Timer’s, New Climber’s” Kick off Dinner   Gallery – River Rafting, Pre Hike Briefing & Barbecue Gallery – Climbing Event Gallery – Post Climb Celebratory...

North Conway Dentist To Climb For A Cause

This article previously ran in the Conway Daily Sun. On Sept. 17, North Conway dentist Jeff Yelle, DDS, will attempt a one-day ascent of Mount Timpanogos in Utah’s Provo Valley. Timpanogos rises to 11,752 feet above sea level, making it the second-highest mountain in Utah’s Wasatch Range. Dr. Yelle and his practice, Eastern Slope Dental, are supporting the Dentists’ Climb For A Cause Foundation’s free oral health education and treatment projects in Guatemala, Nepal and Northern India. “We’re deeply touched and inspired by the generosity that Jeff and other dentists from across the nation are demonstrating by committing to this endeavor,” says Daniel A. Bobrow, executive director of Dentists Climb For A Cause, a non-profit charitable organization that provides dental care to children in need. “Such acts are a testament to Jeff’s and his team’s commitment to the health and well-being of people in North Conway and across the globe,” he continued. “While we believe charity begins at home, it should never end there.” Says Dr. Yelle, 36, who with his family recently relocated to North Conway: “I have always believed in living a life for others. I am fortunate enough to have a skill set that allows me to give back. There is such a need around the world when it comes to oral health, and the work that Climb for Cause does is invaluable. I am grateful I can help.” While participants have diverse backgrounds and hail from different parts of North America, they all share a common purpose: to help children who have never had dental care nor been taught how to care for their dental...