Meet Our Smile Makers

Stories of Smile Train’s work around the world

India

The global Smile Train family and the entire cleft community join together in mourning the loss of Satish Kalra, a man who...

India

Everything about Abha’s pregnancy went smoothly and the ultrasound revealed nothing of concern. So, when their son, Saksham...

Zimbabwe

Based in Zimbabwe, Sibusisiwe Yona is Smile Train’s Program Director for Southern Africa. We sat down with her in February...

Pakistan

Mohammad and Maryam had never seen a cleft before their daughter was born and felt overwhelmed by the care she would require...

"Our great struggle in medicine these days is not just with ignorance and uncertainty. It's also with complexity: how much...

Peru

While growing up in Peru, Jamie Meza knew he wanted to become a doctor, and by secondary school even knew what kind of...

Colombia

Flor was living in her mother’s house with her husband, Diego, and their two children when she learnt she was pregnant with...