Meet Our Smile Makers

Stories of Smile Train’s work around the world

 

I was born in 1947, during the dawn of India’s Independence — a time that promised new beginnings...

My journey of working with Smile Train began on the day I watched the Oscar-winning documentary “...

Cleft care became an integral part of my life since I started my Fellowship at Bhagwan Mahaveer Jain...

It’s humbling when you realize the significance of your work in a single moment, and it happened...

Smile Train staff around the world mourn the loss of our longtime dedicated partner Dr. Jyotsna Murthy,...

When our little baby boy was born, our happiness knew no bounds. However, our joy was short-lived. When...

Being born with a birth difference is not easy, but it never defined my reality or made me special. It...

600,000+ cleft surgeries, 150+ partner hospitals, an expanding comprehensive cleft care program, and a...

Every person who is born with a cleft lip or palate has their own story, and here’s mine. I’m Kevin...