Meet Our Smile Makers

Stories of Smile Train’s work around the world

Advocacy

The G4 Alliance recently hosted a luncheon event at the United Nations Headquarters in New York City, in partnership with...

Rwanda

Claude Ntabanganyimana was born with a cleft lip in Nyagatare, Rwanda to parents who had never seen a cleft before. Claude’s...

Egypt

In May 2017, Initissar was rushed to her local hospital in a small village about 100 km south of Cairo. She and her husband...

India

Dinesh was born with a severe cleft lip and palate to parents Mani and Sumathi, who lived on the outskirts of Chennai, India...

Advocacy

Peter Strachan, the son of Jacqueline and Richard Strachan, was born in London with a cleft lip and palate. The Strachan...

Indonesia

In 2006, Rosmawar Fadillah suffered through a long and difficult labour, so when the nurses took her son away before she had...

Corporate Partnerships

In December 2017, expecting parents Arun and Sudha anxiously awaited the arrival of their daughter Jaya. Upon her...

In 2014, Soledad Gallardo of Santa Barbara, Chile was very surprised when her daughter Matilda was born with a cleft lip....

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