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Stefano Dental Toothbrush Trot 5K Relay Race Raises $7000 for Capable Kids Playground

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September 09, 2019
Stefano Dental of Sandusky, Ohio created its first annual 5K Toothbrush Trot Relay to support the Capable Kids Playground, a handicap-accessible playground in Toledo, Ohio. With 120 runners, 40 teams, 12 dental office sponsors and 11 and company sponsors 24 volunteers, the event raised $7000. For more information, please go to  
The 5K-Relay Race consisted of teams of three people, each running or walking 1.04 miles while passing a toothbrush as a baton.
“This event is special for me, as a mother of two, young special-needs kids, we appreciate handicap accessible playgrounds so much,” said Alexis Klassen, DDS, associate dentist at Stefano Dental of Sandusky, Ohio. “I’m grateful for the support of Dr. Stefano and our team to help us build the Capable Kids Playground Project, near my home in Woodville,” said Dr. Klassen.
About Capable Kids and the Capable Kids Playground: Capable Kids is working with a group of motivated parents to purchase and install high quality, handicap accessible, creative and inclusive playground equipment at Capable Kids’ current location in Toledo, Ohio. The students at Capable Kids have a broad spectrum of impairments ranging from being in wheelchairs, wearing leg braces, having difficulty with their balance, and being unaware of safety norms, along with a collection of medical diagnoses. Go to

ABOUT STEFANO DENTAL, INC.:  For more information about Stefano Dental, Inc., visit their web site at or call 419.626.2205. Dr. Lata Stefano has been practicing dentistry for two decades and graduated from The Ohio State University College of Dentistry. She completed her Advanced Education in General Dentistry Residency at Case Western Reserve School of Dentistry in Cleveland, Ohio. Since they began practicing dentistry, Dr. Stefano and her associates have kept up-to-date on many continuing educational classes, ensuring that their patients receive the most comprehensive and advanced dental care, including Invisalign orthodontic care. Dr. Stefano is a member of the American Dental Association, the American Orthodontic Society, the Academy of General Dentistry, the American Academy of Cosmetic Dentistry, the Ohio Dental Association, the American Academy of Facial Esthetics and the North Central Ohio Dental Society. For more information, call 419.626.2205 or visit Visit us on Twitter at Stefanodental or Facebook or Instagram at Stefano Dental.
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