Meet Our Smile Makers

Stories of Smile Train’s work around the world

Journey of Smiles

The following is a firsthand account of Smile Train graphic designer Wendrich Montero’s recent visit to Smile Train partners...

Journey of Smiles

The following is a firsthand account of Smile Train’s Community Fundraising Manager Ikiah McGowan’s recent visit to Smile...

CCAC

Jessi Fasse, from Iowa, shares what led her to become a member of Smile Train’s Cleft Community Advisory Council (CCAC), a...

CCAC

Human Resources Administrative Assistant Amanda Terrazas shares what led her to become a member of Smile Train’s Cleft...

Journey of Smiles

The following is a firsthand account of Smile Train’s Director of Direct Marketing, Emily McAuliffe’s, recent journey...

Advocacy

Smile Train’s Medical Advisory Boards comprise the best and the brightest cleft experts in plastic surgery, maxillofacial...

After working in banking and social-sector management for more than 16 years, Nkeiruka (NK) Obi decided to use her...

CCAC

Patient advocate for those born with cleft lip and palate, and author of cleft-positive children’s books ‘Smile...

CCAC

Full-time mom and Smile Train Partner Cris Solano, from Quito, Ecuador, shares the story of how her son inspired...