For A Lifetime

Who We Are

Smile for a Lifetime of Wilmington and the Tri-County Area is a charitable, non-profit organization that provides orthodontic care to children from our community. Our goal is to serve children who may not otherwise have the opportunity to acquire assistance due to financial challenges or special circumstances. The National Smile for a Lifetime Foundation, which now consists of more than 200 chapters, provides orthodontic care for hundreds of patients each year. Campbell & Covington Orthodontics is honored to be an orthodontic provider for Smile for a Lifetime.

Our Mission

To create self confidence, inspire hope, and change the lives of children in our community in a dramatic way.

Who Qualifies

To become a candidate, interested patients must complete a Smile for a Lifetime application. The application and guidelines may be downloaded by clicking on the links below.

Application Criteria

Smile For A Lifetime Application

Return your completed application and other required materials to:

Smile for a Lifetime – Wilmington, NC and Tri-County Area
Campbell & Covington Orthodontics
1516 Doctors Circle
Wilmington, NC 28401

Please note that, while our team is committed to providing orthodontic services to selected candidates, scholarship recipients are chosen by an independent Board of Directors. This Board of Directors in no way provides any bias or influence toward the candidates who are chosen. Applications are reviewed quarterly, and the selected recipients will be contacted by Smile for a Lifetime Board of Directors.

If you have further questions, please contact us at:

Board of Directors

  • Richie Marshall, President
  • Richard Satterlie, Vice President
  • Chuck Earney, Treasurer
  • Buck Beam
  • Cynthia Bennett
  • Kathey Craig
  • Kimberly Edwards
  • Cameron Edwards