Make the Young Leadership Circle Part of Your Story
Become part of a growing network of professionals committed to furthering Smile Train’s cause
Young Leadership Circle
Smile Train's Young Leadership Circle Board is a group of graduate students and young professionals committed to empowering local healthcare workers around the world to provide children with clefts the care they need to live and thrive. The YLC holds fundraising events and educational programs throughout the year and members have the unique opportunity to work with Smile Train’s staff to develop the group’s long-term fundraising strategies.
What Does It Mean to Be a Part of the YLC?
Smile Train Young Leadership Circle (YLC) members host fundraising events and educational programs throughout the year.
Their support helps Smile Train provide the training, funding, and resources that empower local doctors in 70+ countries to provide 100%-free comprehensive cleft treatment in their own communities.
Join Us Today
By joining the YLC, you are contributing to Smile Train’s efforts to help children living with untreated clefts around the world.
Attend YLC Events
The YLC organizes and hosts fundraising events and educational programs throughout the year.
Participate in a Journey of Smiles
Board members who achieve a higher fundraising goal have the opportunity to visit Smile Train's programs in the field.
Make New Connections
The YLC helps create hundreds of new smiles and fosters a community of young professionals who support Smile Train.
Being part of the YLC has given me the opportunity to fundraise for a cause that I care deeply about, spread awareness about an organization that inspires me, and meet board members from all across the country.
- Bhavana Venkataram, YLC Board Member