Meet Our Smile Makers

Stories of Smile Train’s work around the world

Community

I ask that we all make ourselves vulnerable today…. Whoever you are, that’s okay. Everyone here is pulling for you. Everyone...

Community

Naiomi was so tired of being bullied for how she speaks that she stayed silent for a whole year. Now, she's featured in...

Cameroon

When a baby is born with a cleft, the impact ripples far beyond their family. It waves and weaves through their friends,...

Peru

Zindia, 22, lives outside Lima, Peru, with her three-year-old son, Joseyur, who was born with a cleft. Below, she shares an...

Advocacy

The Smile Train-Lifebox Capnography Project seeks to find a “capnography solution” to provide comprehensive, safe cleft care...

Uganda

Akite, from Mbale in eastern Uganda, is the mother of Miracle, a six-year-old girl who was born with a cleft. Below, she...

Cambodia
Sovann and Soy commuted 70 miles each way to Phnom Penh every day to earn a modest living. Though money was scarce in their home...
Celebrity

Here at Smile Train, Troy Reinhart is so much more than our SVP of International Development — he’s an institution. Partly,...