Meet Our Smile Makers

Stories of Smile Train’s work around the world

Young Leadership Circle

While growing up in Babylon, New York, Luke Zappia was always intrigued by the Smile Train mailers his mother always had...

Young Leadership Circle

Emily Jiang grew up in Seattle but moved 2,300 miles away to Philadelphia for college. When she landed a job at a management...

Students

Julia Hahn, a student at UC Berkeley, shares how she became a Smile Train Student Ambassador and why she is so passionate...

Students

Michael Ho felt a deep need to help others, but just couldn’t overcome his shyness. He volunteered at a local hospital and...

Community

Smile Squad is a special group of Smile Train supporters who use their time and talents to raise funds and awareness for...

Young Leadership Circle

I was born with a cleft lip and palate in Los Angeles, California, which in my case meant I was a frequent...

Students

The following was written by Smile Train Student Ambassador Caitlin Grabowski about her fundraising successes in her...

Students

The following was written by Smile Train Student Ambassador Eva Ehlinger.

On January 13, 2013, I was...