Nature Coast Ministries dental clinic

Nature Coast Ministries dental assistant Sue Bruner records information given to her as Dr. Arthur Burt examines a patient at the ministry’s Crystal River dental office.

Sometimes it takes a while for an organization to find its niche.

In 2008, Nature Coast Ministries started out as a group of local pastors and volunteers wanting to help people who were hardest hit by the downturn in the economy.

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