Meet Our Smile Makers

Stories of Smile Train’s work around the world

Young Leadership Circle

When Christine Smessaert was studying to become a speech therapist in college, she worked many clinic hours with children...

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...

Birthdays

Kiaya was born with a cleft palate that caused problems with her hearing, breathing, and, eventually, her speech. She...

Students

The following was written by Smile Train Student Ambassador Riley Froomin about her fundraising successes in her school and...

Students

The Center for Educational Innovation’s Project BOOST provides cultural and academic enrichment programs for low-income...