Smile for a Lifetime Chapter in Sacramento Gives the Gift of a Smile this Holiday Season

The Image Orthodontics Sacramento Chapter of Smile for a Lifetime to Sponsor Six Children in 2014

Online PR News – 03-December-2013 – Sacramento, California – The Sacramento Chapter of Smile for a Lifetime, launched by Image Orthodontics, will award six children the gift of orthodontic treatment in 2014.

Smile for a Lifetime is a charitable non-profit organization that provides free orthodontic care to children with financial challenges and orthodontic needs. The organization serves hundreds of patients each year through local chapters across the US. Each chapter has its own local Board of Directors who chooses patients to be sponsored by the Foundation.

Dr. Yan Kalika of Image Orthodontics founded the Sacramento Chapter of Smile for a Lifetime at the beginning of the year and is committed to awarding at least six children with orthodontic scholarships. Image Orthodontics shares in the organization’s mission “to create self-confidence, inspire hope, and change the lives of children in our communities in a dramatic way.”

“We are thrilled to bring this charitable organization to our local community. We've seen the positive effects the organization has on children. It is something our doctors and our team cherish and take great pride in,” says Rachelle Doyle, Professional Outreach Coordinator at Image Orthodontics.

The Sacramento Chapter of Smile for a Lifetime will choose 6 children to sponsor in 2014. Image Orthodontics will be accepting applications at any of their office locations through March 15, 2014. To learn more about the program or to download an application, please visit the Image Orthodontics website: If you have any questions, please call 916-273-3606 or email