Legacy Club

In 2009 Alliance for Smiles launched its Legacy Campaign to encourage individuals to make a minimum $5000 one-time donation; or to make multiple donations through-out the year adding up to $5000. Participation in this campaign is recognized by membership in a special Legacy Club that will be publicized on the website, at the Gala and in literature. Everyone who donated a minimum $5000 by December 31, 2009 became a Charter Member of this very special Club.

Legacy Club Charter Members
Burt Berry
Wilber Breseman
Tai Can -Wang
Dr. Wallace Chang
Cecile Chiquette
David De Roode
James Deitz
John Goings
Allan Herzog
Bing Shin Ho
Howard Ho
Joe Hoffman
Benjamin Lam
Edward Lau
Jojo and Noime Liangco
Dr. Thomas Mack
Gary Mitchell
James Patrick
Stacey Quo
Eng Rung Tsai
John Uth
Karin Vargervik
Dr. Colin Wong
Choi Chung Yuen

Legacy Club 2010-2011
Burton Berry
Wilber Breseman
Tai Can-Wang
Cecile Chiquette
David De Roode
Jim Deitz
John Goings
Allan Herzog
Silvia Iselin
Mary Jensen
Benjamin Lam
Dr. Quentin Li
Anna Marie Marcias
Dr. Thomas Mack
James Patrick
Angelo Rebizzo
Dr. Collin Wong
Edith Richter
Robert and Kathryn Smith
John Uth
Dr. Karin Vargervik

The Legacy Club

Individuals are inspired to volunteer and donate because of their belief in the work of an organization. Especially when considering humanitarian programs, the emotions felt because of participation in a program that changes lives can have a sincere and long lasting impact.

For many, what an individual accomplishes during his or her lifetime is totally satisfying and fulfilling. Involvement in family, friends and work create a sense of well being. However, for those who want to make a mark in another way and share more of their talents and wealth with humanitarian concerns, involvement in a cause can be extremely rewarding. When they pass, they will have left a humanitarian legacy.

Those people involved in the work of Alliance for Smiles, whether as volunteers or donors, are leaving a legacy that goes beyond the lives of the children receiving surgery. It extends to the patients' families and to their villages. Alliance for Smiles heals tens of thousands of lives when considering the extended community affected.

To carry on the work of Alliance for Smiles, funding is crucial. Therefore, those individuals who are willing and able to make significant donations are core to program sustainability. These individuals have the opportunity to allow the work of Alliance for Smiles to progress, building on an impressive past.

Therefore in 2009 Alliance for Smiles launched its Legacy Campaign to encourage individuals to make a minimum $5000 one time or multiple time donation to the work of AfS. Participation in this campaign will be recognized by membership in a special Legacy Club that will be publicized on the website, at the Gala and in literature. Everyone who donated a minimum $5000 by December 31, 2009 became a Charter Member of this very special Club.