Young Leadership Circle

Smile Train's Young Leadership Circle (YLC) is a group of professionals committed to furthering Smile Train’s efforts to help children living with untreated clefts in the developing world. The YLC holds fundraising events and educational programs throughout the year.


Become a Board Member

Board members have the opportunity to visit Smile Train programs in the field, develop and execute events throughout the year and to be part of a like-minded community of people dedicated to supporting children with unrepaired clefts.

Become a General Member

YLC General Members receive exclusive invitations to fundraising and educational events throughout the year. They also receive quarterly e-Newsletters with stories from the field.

YLC Stories

Young Leadership Circle Stories

Young Leadership Circle

The following blog was written by Smile Train Young Leadership Circle (YLC) Board Member Allyson Himelstein,...

Young Leadership Circle

Jessica Gutierrez, Smile Train, Manager, Direct Marketing writes in her own words about traveling to Peru with Smile Train...

Young Leadership Circle

Smile Train Young Leadership Circle (YLC) Board Member, Trysha Daskam, shares how donating her birthday to Smile...