Meet Our Smile Makers

Stories of Smile Train’s work around the world

Team Empower

On October 13, 2018, Smile Train Team EMPOWER athletes Chris Dell, Jeremy Hough, Jeff Krebs, and Pankaj Patel will compete...

Young Leadership Circle

Every year, on the first Friday of October, Smile Train supporters all around the world join together to celebrate World...

Team Empower

In 2017, Kathryn Rodriguez signed up to run the Chicago Marathon for Smile Train Team EMPOWER because both her brother and...

Students

The following was written by Smile Train Student Ambassador Taytum Tercenio, about her high school club’s recent success at...

Planned Giving

One day in 2013, Susan McGuire of Sarasota, Florida, was mesmerized by an advertisement featuring photos of an Indonesian...

Advocacy

Peter Strachan, the son of Jacqueline and Richard Strachan, was born in London with a cleft lip and palate. The Strachan...

Team Empower

Fueled by wanderlust, Captain David Hagner went off to the U.S. Merchant Marine Academy in 1980 seeking an education and the...

Young Leadership Circle

Jessica Canallatos was born with both a cleft lip and palate. As a result, much of her childhood was spent enduring years of...

Corporate Partnerships

Four years ago, world-renowned plastic surgeons Dr. John Layke and Dr. Payman Danielpour committed to donating a portion of...