MELVILLE, New York--More than 1,000 children will see holiday wishes come true this year through Henry Schein's Holiday Cheer for Children program. The program is an annual initiative dedicated to helping make the holidays brighter for children and families in need. Holiday Cheer for Children is a flagship program of Henry Schein Cares, the corporate social responsibility program of Henry Schein.For the past 13 years, Team Schein Members have volunteered for the Holiday Cheer program by sponsoring individual children and contributing their time and money to help ensure that each child's holiday wishes come true. Clothing, toys, games, and other gifts are presented to participating children and their families at special holiday celebrations held at multiple Henry Schein locations. "Each year, Team Schein Members look forward to helping make the holidays a special and memorable time for children and their families," said Gerry Benjamin, Henry Schein's executive vice president and chief administrative officer. "The enthusiastic involvement of Team Schein Members and wonderful success of this program underscore Henry Schein's commitment to corporate social responsibility, a value that is shared by all of us throughout the company."Henry Schein's largest annual Holiday Cheer event took place at the company's worldwide headquarters in Melville, N.Y., where Team Schein Members sponsored more than 570 area children this year. The celebration included a special dinner, chocolate fountain, cotton candy machine, Santa and Mrs. Claus, music and other games and festivities. To view video of this event visit youtu.be/MVmMEkjPFC8.Each year, Henry Schein partners with local social service organizations to help identify children and families for participation in the Holiday Cheer for Children program. For more information, visit the Henry Schein Web site at www.henryschein.com.To comment on this subject, go to community.pennwelldentalgroup.com/.