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Monthly Archives: July 2014

Chemeketa hosts Oregon Mission of Mercy

By Chemeketa Public Affairs

Oregon Mission of MercyThe Oregon Dental Association’s annual Mission of Mercy came to Chemeketa Community College’s Salem campus on July 11 & 12.

An annual event, the Mission of Mercy provides completely free dental care to people in need. In total, 998 dental professionals and community volunteers came together to provide over $700,000 worth of dental care in 6,533 procedures for 1,255 patients.

The clinic was held in the gymnasium (Building 7) along with the state-of-the-art dental clinic in Building 8. The dental clinic was built as part of the new Building 8 funded by the 2006 bond measure.

This is the first time Mission of Mercy will be hosted in Salem. Previous events have been held in Portland and Medford.

Photos from the Mission of Mercy events are available for viewing here.

Surplus Chemeketa items available through online auctions

By Chemeketa Public Affairs

Chemeketa surplus items up for auctionChemeketa Community College’s Facilities & Operations department has begun posting surplus items up for auction at the website GovDeals.

The webpage will continually have surplus items from the college available to be bid on. Details on the terms of each auction are available on the website.

To see what items are currently available for auction, click on the Chemeketa Community College section of GovDeals.