Meet Our Smile Makers

Stories of Smile Train’s work around the world

Madagascar

Michael Nielsen Andrianomenjanahary has dedicated his life to building a better Madagascar. As his home is one of the most...

Argentina
Journey of Smiles

Going into 2020, Smile Train looked forward to hosting two Journeys of Smiles, or opportunities for supporters to meet our...

Morocco

Doha Ait Ahmed doesn’t set small goals. She has dedicated her life to helping those at the margins fulfill their dreams and...

In a year when it seemed like nothing was certain, there was at least one thing children with clefts could rely on — you....

Philippines

The first months of 2020 were stressful for Maricel and Edward. Maricel was pregnant, and when the stay-at-home orders came...

Nigeria

It might have seemed strange for one of the premier healthcare centers in Africa’s largest city to organize a weeklong blitz...

Team Empower

When COVID-19 forced Smile Train's partner hospitals in 70+ countries to delay lifesaving cleft surgeries — 39,000 and...

Students

Jack Gardner is a chemical engineering major at the University of Cincinnati. As chapter president of the Ohio Theta chapter...