Meet Our Smile Makers

Stories of Smile Train’s work around the world

 

In the small, winding lanes of the historical town of Badarpur, on the Delhi-Haryana border, is a tiny...

For all the seven years of her life, Vaishali wondered why God had been unkind to her. One of five...

Saira Bano, a ‘safai karamchari’ (sweeper) with the municipal corporation in Jabalpur, was sweeping the...

It is difficult to hide your true emotions, especially from someone who is awaiting the greatest...

Shireen was born with a bilateral cleft lip in the most harsh and treacherous terrain in India —...

My parents were surgeons, and I grew up wanting to be just like them, especially my father, as he...

I was born and brought up in Varanasi. After my post-graduation, I pursued a professional degree in...

Since I was a child playing on the streets of Kuttanellur, I dreamt of becoming a nurse. Though...

I always knew I wanted to be a doctor, and as my medical education progressed, I found my true love...