Meet Our Smile Makers

Stories of Smile Train’s work around the world

 

Saber was born this March in northern Egypt, one month premature and with a cleft. Below, his father and...
Mohamed’s parents anxiously awaited the day of his birth, expecting it to be the most joyous of their...
Ahmed and Eman were shocked when they saw their firstborn baby, Malek, for the first time — they had...
Mohammad and Maryam had never seen a cleft before their daughter was born and felt overwhelmed by the...
Ali was born with a cleft in 1946 in the remote Tharparkar desert region of eastern Pakistan. Tharparkar...
Earlier this year, Miss Egypt 2019 Diana Hamid visited Mabaret Al-Asafra West Hospital, a...
In 1949, a baby was born with a cleft lip in rural Pakistan. Her father and other family members refused...
Though the COVID-19 pandemic forced many Smile Train partner hospitals to temporarily suspend cleft...