Smiles of Hope

January 21, 2019

Gage Yarbrough, center, a freshman at Mt. Vernon Township High School gets ready for his first appointment as part of the Smiles of Hope Scholarship program. Through the program, Klein Orthodontics provides treatment for those students who have great need but lack the means to address orthodontic needs. In cooperation with the Rotary Clubs of Mt. Vernon, Salem and Marion, applicants are selected by each club to receive the treatment at no cost. From left are Rotary President James Flagg, Dr. Brian Klein, Yarbrough’s grandfather, Art Schulte, Yarbrough, his grandmother, Cheryl Schulte, Rotary Scholarship Coordinator Sherry Meadows and Dr. Christopher Klein.