Meet Our Smile Makers

Stories of Smile Train’s work around the world

Journey of Smiles

April Joy Nietes was born with a bilateral cleft lip and palate, which inspired her to turn her birthday into a...

Community

Huntington, NY — At the Huntington Town Board meeting on January 10th, the Huntington Youth Council (HYC) donated...

Chad

In 1955, Halime Haroun was born with a cleft lip in a small village in what is now the country of Sudan. As a...

Indonesia

For the past four years, Smile Train has been chronicling the story of Natsir, a volunteer who has made it his mission to...

Community

Smile Train supporter Jenna Stoll describes, in her own words, how raising smiles has become a family passion.

Smilestones

In 2016, you helped us #GiveSmiles to a child suffering from an untreated cleft once every five minutes. To thank you for...

Smilestones

Chasing the Sun follows travel host Stephen Friedman's journey to find uplifting stories of people making a difference...

China

Wang Li was born with a cleft lip and palate in China's Jiangsu Province. Her parents worked at a local plywood factory, but...

Students

High school student and Smile Train supporter Sivani Alla describes, in her own words, how she used dance to raise...