The NFL Alumni Association Philadelphia Chapter Grants Fresh Smiles $1,000!
August 14, 2018
Thank you to the NFL Alumni Association Philadelphia Chapter for granting Fresh Smiles Foundation with $1,000! We truly appreciate their generosity and look forward to using this grant to help a child continue doing what they love. Also, thank you to NFL alumni Dan Esposito for traveling to Avalon to present the check and for […]
The American Friends of Italy Foundation Grants Fresh Smiles Foundation $20,000!
July 11, 2018
One of our founders, Gary DeVito was named Patron of the Year from the American Friends of Italy Foundation. With that came an amazing donation of $20,000 donated to our non-profit. We cannot wait to help kids smile by providing them with the opportunity to pursue their passion. Thank you again American Friends of Italy!
Congratulations to Gary DeVito for being selected as a 2018 PA Super Lawyer
May 29, 2018
One of our founders, Gary DeVito has been selected as one of the 2018 Pennsylvania Super Lawyers. Seven Zarwin Baum attorneys were named ‘Super Lawyers’ and three were designated as ‘Rising Stars’ for 2018. Super Lawyers is an independent rating service of outstanding attorneys — no more than five percent of the lawyers in the […]
Freshsmiles Applicant Receives Student Choreography Award
April 10, 2018
Rachel (17), one of our applicants performed a self choreographed modern piece at Headliners Dance Championship in Lawrenceville, NJ on April 8, 2018. Rachel received a High Gold Score and a Student Choreography Award. Rachel will be attending Bennington College in Vermont in the Fall of 2018 to study Modern Dance and Choreography.
Fresh Smiles Foundation attended Zarwin Baum’s 16th Annual March Madness Event on March 15th
March 13, 2018
Fresh Smiles Foundation received an exclusive invitation to attend the Zarwin Baum Annual March Madness Event at the Crystal Tea Room on March 15, 2018. We joined some of the region’s most prominent business leaders for a fun-filled day of networking and festivities that included live game coverage, whiskey and chef tastings and silent and […]
76ers Justin Anderson gives a shout out to Mekhi
February 6, 2018
Justin Anderson, a basketball player for the Philadelphia 76ers gave a shout out to Mekhi, one of our applicants who had the opportunity to play at the Summer Sixers Camp two summers in a row. Mekhi just had his 18th birthday and just finished up his high school basketball career. He was thrilled to see […]
Na’Zir represented Fresh Smiles Foundation at the American Friends of Italy Gala
February 1, 2018
Na’Zir McFadden, a 17 year old from Philadelphia represented Fresh Smiles Foundation at the American Friends of Italy Gala. We were very proud of his speech and clarinet performance in front of over 300 guests at this fundraising formal affair. Na’Zir not only has tremendous talent, he is a positive influence to all of the […]
Zakaa Wins the Philadelphia 76ers Mentoring Art Project Contest
April 27, 2017
Fresh Smiles helps Zakaa continue his piano lessons, but playing piano is not his only talent. He is a writer and an artist. Zakaa submitted his art to the Piliadephia 76ers Mentoring Art Project Contest and he won! The Mentoring Art Project is a Philadelphia competition to encourage youth to express their ideas about mentorship […]
Fresh Smiles applicant attends a private Sixers team practice
April 27, 2016
Fresh Smiles was excited to give one of our Fresh Smiles applicants, Mekhi the opportunity to attend a Sixers private team practice. Mekhi will be attending the Sixers Basketball Camp this summer to further his skills as a high school basketball player. We are looking forward to watching him play. Here is a photo of […]
One of our founders, Gary DeVito received UNICO’s Annual Community Leadership Award
November 5, 2015
Fresh Smiles is pleased to announce that one of our Founders, Gary DeVito, received UNICO’s Annual Community Leadership Award. UNICO is the largest Italian-American service organization in the United States. UNICO’s principal functions are to grant scholarships and support programs aiding underprivileged and handicapped children in the community. He received his award at the Crystal […]