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Dental health is a major global issue I should know I grew up in Britain.
And you know what that means but anyway except it's -- kind of huge health.
Problem facing the world that you would think would have to be dealt with by governments and perhaps major organize nations like the bill and Melinda Gates.
Foundation well not so.
-- off all the people making a major difference -- -- -- with me in the studio now.
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Actually Alan good to see above and -- talk to us about this you've just.
Decided that you wanted to make a different somehow and you set up donate a toothbrush -- Companies.
And I was sent.
Issues and we are part of a musical communities.
I'll enjoy that stands for joining -- young and they are dedicated to going out and singing songs from the forties and fifties and members of retirement homes and the music but -- and the transport them back that I have an art.
You expect to see signs of life and this is people that way this.
And wheelchairs and stretchers and there's a sad.
As sad so we've been brought up and community service but it this -- -- -- -- came send me one name is really.
Random I guess it could say.
I was rushing my -- and I was thinking about how so you we we take the tiniest things for granted and it.
The -- bash is one of those things and it's included in that no one really thinks about.
Brushing their he'd -- just and -- something that we do on a daily basis but.
When people think about how things are going countries knowingly sought to think about that -- how they think about it -- -- food and water and hygiene thing this is -- -- -- never been touched on.
And it -- -- what YYET.
We wanted to do something -- it wasn't like -- said.
Focused on it as much as other diseases for example it's an HSB -- malaria.
Obviously extremely -- of diseases but.
-- -- Is included -- -- it's just not.
Touched on as often as it should be and -- how how was it taken -- clearly this was two years ago you came up with the idea yet so and then how does it look since then.
Really you surprisingly.
You I never ever expected it to get to this point.
And it's just -- 161000 to -- this is something that I never thought I'd be able to say when we first started researching it.
They found kids today collected a few thousand and I thought about -- incredible.
That exciting without very cycle like -- I gotta really be doing something so I'm still surprised and and I actually -- everywhere and most of the toothbrush is going.
And they've actually been distributed over it's funny country is throughout the world as was in the United States for example that -- says.
Coaster because lies other are in the united states of victims of American standing in people who are.
Have impacted by that.
So we did so you know just doing it internationally -- domestic as well -- people wouldn't -- -- president -- -- an added a page at the United Nations General Assembly going on this week with whom he met the ironic president being here.
And alongside that as -- United Nations this -- conference that -- because of this you were invited to speak it quite.
-- yet I was both of us that are so surprise and so honored.
To stand up and talk to some of the greatest you know -- leaders and the world.
So and have a ceremony.
And we learned a lot from being into the -- You had a lot of other great sort of youth leaders.
-- so wouldn't look what did you what did you tell.
The United Nations of -- that this project and about the need -- horrible but it does help him.
We've talked about how it related to millennium development goals.
And -- just talk about the organization got started and this how.
Findings from the -- passion about and just something so smalley not being afraid that it.
Put that out there because you never really no way -- need to be.
I actually F five anybody wants to find out more about this and -- -- -- possibly donate toothbrushes -- a -- a coordinated.
So we have a web -- www.
Donate a toothbrush start on screen right now.
And -- donation of any size is appreciated.
As well as monetary donations -- -- -- if to precious -- Hard to get.
We are working on becoming 501 C three organization.
But we are able to accept money now because they are they're.
Contact that we have at the French -- ambassadors foundation right.
And community service more -- -- future in this flippant.
They I can't see it ending -- It's a great -- -- it's a great project the parents mostly very proud of you and I'm sure.
There's a lot of kids out there who are extremely grateful to other look at page and actually -- -- kind of co founders of donate a toothbrush in between them and a activities -- and check -- the website as actually was just saying act donate a toothbrush.
Dot com thank you both very much guys -- we think it's.
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