Braving the World Together
For 10 years, Noemia lived with a cleft lip until her mother learned that surgery was possible through Operation Smile.
Lighting the Way
Fourteen years after receiving cleft surgery from Operation Smile in Bolivia, Luz is shining as a junior in high school.
Sisters’ Lives Transformed Through Safe Cleft Surgery
Sisters Andrea and Jheleen were born with a cleft in the Philippines. Their mother never gave up hope and looked for help until she found out that Operation Smile could give her daughters a new life.
Children Unite Us All
VIDEO: Dr. Bill Magee, Operation Smile Co-Founder and CEO, underscores the true power of trust and collaboration.
After 48 Years, A New Future
Domingos carried the weight of living with an untreated cleft lip until he arrived at an Operation Smile medical mission.
Bringing hope to Sidonie
When Sidonie was born, her parents were shocked to see her mouth. They didn't know how they could afford the surgery that could change their daughter's life. Until they learnt that Operation Smile was organising a medical mission in their country.
Meet Genesis: Operation Smile Honduras' 5,000th Patient
On Monday, Feb. 19, 2018, Genesis became the 5,000th patient to receive surgery from Operation Smile Honduras!
Care for Brighter Futures: Iris' Story, Part 2
Under the world-class care of Operation Smile Nicaragua's care centre volunteers, Iris finally receives the surgery she always deserved.
Care for Brighter Futures: Iris' Story, Part 1
After living with an untreated cleft lip and cleft palate for 11 years, Iris arrives at the Operation Smile Nicaragua care centre for free and comprehensive care.
Care for Brighter Futures: Luciana's Story
Soon after Luciana was born with a cleft, she became a patient at Operation Smile Colombia's care centre to receive safe, effective and timely surgery.