Smile Train Focusses On A Single Problem: Cleft Lips And Palates.

Funding Principles

We do

  • Focus exclusively on helping children with cleft lips and palates.
  • Provide free treatment for poor children through local medical professionals, hospitals and organizations.
  • Support doctors and hospitals in need of financial assistance.
  • Foster self-sufficiency among our partners and ensure cost-efficiency.
  • Leverage our support by sharing costs with our partners.
  • Closely monitor and manage all our programs and partners.
  • Require all our partners to adhere to the highest standards of safety and quality.

We do not

  • Fund large capital expenses such as construction, maintenance of facilities or equipment expenditures.
  • Replace any other existing funding sources.
  • Fund treatment for children whose families can afford it.
  • Fund treatment missions.

Treatment Centers

Smile Train Treatment Centers in India

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