Meet Our Smile Makers

Stories of Smile Train’s work around the world

Myanmar

Shan and his wife Am Swe live in a remote and isolated area of Myanmar controlled by a regional army, which is unofficially...

Kenya

Jemeleen spent much of her young life living with an untreated bilateral cleft lip in Kenya and had to endure years of...

Students

Late last year, members of the Eco Committee at London’s Avenue House School were brainstorming ideas on how to support a...

Kenya

More than 200 medical experts from 24 African countries recently gathered in Nairobi, Kenya to share the latest ideas and...

India

Smile Train recently held an event in Mumbai to celebrate the milestone of providing 500,000 free cleft surgeries in India....

Côte D'Ivoire

Iris Mittenaere admirably lent her time and voice to Smile Train during her reign as Miss Universe 2016, including...

In 2001, Plastic Surgeon Dr Jyotsna Murthy signed an agreement for Sri Ramachandra Medical College and Research Institute (...

Roseline was very surprised when she learned her son, Ebuka, had been born with a cleft lip — this was her sixth child and...

Advocacy

Priya Desai, Smile Train’s Director of Strategy and Evaluation talks about what motivated her to join Smile Train.