Free Cleft Surgery for 400 Poor Children in Brazil

$12,329 $77,671
Raised Remaining
Jun 13, 2010

Smile Train Brazil

These two Smile Train partner hospitals have been added in past few months and are already helping children:

Hospital Infantil Albert Sabin Associacao Beija-Flor FUNFACE Dr. Francisco Alves Teixeira Plastic Surgeon Av Alberto Craveiro 2222 Bairro Castelao Ceara Fortaleza Brazil 60861-212 Tel: 00 55 8530683900

Hopital CERLAP Uniao Brasileira de Educasao e Asistencia Mr. Clotet Av. Ipiranga 6681 Predio 1, Sala 205 Porto Alegre Rio Grande do Sul Brazil 00 55 5133203660 Surgeon: Dr. Helena Wilhelm de Oliveira

- 14 hospitals received special ancillary grants (total = $190,000) in May so that they could help children receive follow up speech, orthodontic, and dental care.

- Our partner, Hospital Martagao Gesteira, in Salvador, Bahia received a grant to host a regional cleft surgical meeting this October, 2010. This meeting will give surgeons in the region the opportunity to collaborate and improve their skills.


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Project Leader

Adina Wexelberg-Clouser

Donor Relations Associate
New York, NY United States

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Map of Free Cleft Surgery for 400 Poor Children in Brazil