The Dentist Magazine.

Winners announced for BSDHT and Wrigley’s Community Grant

Published: 11/06/2018

Having recently teamed up with the Wrigley Company Foundation to promote community projects among its members, the British Society of Dental Hygiene and Therapy (BSDHT) is delighted to announce the winners!

The Community Grant has been awarded to:

  • Ruth Potterton for her Dental Buddies: One Step Beyond campaign

  • Melanie Smith for her Healthy Smiles project

  • Frances Marriott for Oral Health within the Dementia Discovery Zone 

The three above successful applicants will each receive up to £1,500 in grants to support their projects, enabling them to put their plans into action and have maximum impact within their local communities. 

All the reports from the winning projects will be available to view at the Oral Health Conference and Exhibition, to be held on November 23-24 at the Telford International Centre. 

For more information about the BSDHT, please visit, call 01788 575050 or email