Announcing Our 16th Annual Dollar$ Not Decay Event!
On November 1, from 3PM- 7PM, bring your Halloween candy to:
Kurt Black, DDS PC
2356 NW Professional Dr., Corvallis (click for directions)
For more information, call (541) 754-0144.
You’ll receive $2.00 for every pound of candy you bring!
Dr. Means & Dr. Black get ready for Dollar$ Not Decay 2017!
Dr. Black shows off the haul from Dollar$ Not Decay 2016!
This will be our 16th year holding the Dollar$ Not Decay event here at Timberhill Dental. Over the past 15 years we have collected of 8,457 pounds of candy and donated that same amount to various local charities!
Thanks to everyone in the community for participating in our event which allows us to give to those in need.
How does Dollar$ Not Decay Work?
For every pound of Halloween candy that children bring to Timberhill Dental the afternoon following Halloween, they will receive $2.00 per pound (Dr. Black will round up…so 1 ½ lbs. = $4.00) and a free toothbrush.
Dr. Black agrees that Halloween is a fun and exciting holiday for children. In fact, his three younger children are very enthusiastic trick-or- treaters. However, he does worry about the excessive amount of candy that children eat in the weeks following Halloween.
By offering cash for candy, Dr. Black is giving children a healthy alternative to consuming large amounts of candy over a long period of time, the perfect environment for tooth decay and obesity.
Last year, Dr. Black collected 1,068 lbs. of candy and we are all hoping to collect over a 1,000 lbs. again this year! Along with collecting candy, Dr. Black will be giving a matching cash donation based on the amount of candy collected to CARDV.
The free toothbrush he gives each visitor will help all the little Halloween goblins maintain good oral health.
Questions About Dollar$ Not Decay?
Please call us at (541) 754-0144. We’re dedicated to helping our patients prevent tooth decay and other dental health problems and are here to help!